While Circling Around The Sun

On from Web Analytics

2007 was indeed an amazing year for Web Analytics and for me as well. After several years at Bell Business Solutions, where I developed the Web Analytics offering, I decided to go free lance in April. Wow! What a great decision it was! I have been extremely busy since then, and I have enjoyed every … Continued

Look Mom! I’m in The Forrester Paper!

On from Web Analytics

I’m not very good at self-promotion, and I am very lucky to be a consultant in a field that’s hot. My only merit is to pick up the phone. The other merit I had recently was to respond to the Forrester’s survey on Web Analytics consultants. It got me a couple of mentions in the … Continued

Is That It??

On from Web Analytics

Am I missing something? I have been playing with Microsoft Gatineau for a couple of week now, and I’m thinking “What? Is that all there is?” Sure, it looks good, and if you haven’t read Stephen Few, you might still think that 3D graphs add to the depth of insight. However, I don’t think Gatineau … Continued

The Joy of Analytics

On from Analytics Culture, Web Analytics

I recently had the opportunity to intervene more on the analysis side of projects rather than their implementation. It is quite normal to go through the important phase of efficiently implementing an analytical tool, it goes without saying, but I must confess that this is not the most gratifying part of my job as a … Continued

The Second Coming

On from Web Analytics

I finally got my invitation to Microsoft Gatineau a few minutes ago. I must say that I am extremely curious about the product, and will implement it this weekend. Gatineau is a little town about an hour and fifteen minutes from Montreal by car. There used to be a company there called Deep Metrix who … Continued

Does BI Stand for Blindly Indifferent?

On from Web Analytics

Well, I will spare you the comments about the “big news” of Omniture acquiring Visual Sciences. The Web Analytics blogosphere is all about it this morning. No, I would like to share with you a little question: Where the heck are BI companies? Frankly, when I learned that VS was for sale, I thought “Now’s … Continued

What Happens in Las Vegas Won’t Stay in Las Vegas

On from Web Analytics

I will be in Las Vegas next week at Engage07, WebTrends Customer event. I am quite excited to learn about how the company is repositioning its product portfolio. I will be posting about it on The Big Integration. Don’t miss it! Tags: webtrends, data+integration

From Standford to the Blogosphere

On from Analytics Culture, Web Analytics

When at the X Change event two weeks ago, I had the pleasure to meet, and actually spend the first day of huddles with Paul Legutko of SEMphonic. I really appreciated his very thoughtful comments. Paul just start his new blog on Web Analytics: Web Analytics Applied. His first post is about reporting and KPIs, … Continued