The Data Literates

 A Podcast About Data Literacy

Data Literates is the first ever podcast specifically dedicated to Data Literacy and the rising effort to improve Data Literacy in the world. We use our EDLP (Enterprise Data Literacy Program) framework to educate our audience about practical and actionable solutions that enable a Data Literate Organization.

There is a lot of great content out there, especially recently, about Data Literacy from vendors, academics, solution providers, and other members of the data and analytics community, but we found that there is a lack of practical advice for how to implement a successful Data Literacy program for the enterprise. We created this podcast to help promote the various resources that we find around the awareness of the Data Literacy issues facing the world and offer our experience on how to combat these issues.

As consultants in the field, we have had first hand experience over the past several years implementing Data Literacy solutions at companies of all sizes, from 50 employees to over 50,000 employees, and we want to share those experiences with our audience to enable others to implement these solutions as well.

Join us each month to hear about our experiences and learn how you can use our tools and methodologies to begin implementing a Data Literacy solution at your company.

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The Collaborative Data Literacy Game: 
A Conversation with Simon Bullmore

Removing the silos and collaborating on data projects in organizations are crucial parts of the data literacy programs. Games can be an effective means to bring this understanding to teams. In this episode, we talked to Simon Bullmore about Datopolis, the board game that was designed by the Open Data Institute. As you play the...

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Designing Data Literate HR: 
A conversation with Farbod Nasiri

In this episode of the Data Literates, you will hear from Farbod Nasiri. Farbod is the Senior Human Capital Transformation Director at PWC. He summed up his experience around enabling organizations with thousand to hundred thousand employees through designing employee experience programs. We focused on how data and data literacy initiatives will transform the way...

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Gamified Learning: A Conversation with Fi Gordon

In this episode of the Data Literates, you will hear from Fi Gordon. If you are a member of the data viz fam, you know Fi for sure. Fi’s energy and charisma are contagious. We had a ton of fun talking to her about her successful implementation of The Tableau Quest at CommSec. The Tableau...

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3 Data Literacy Tips in 2019-Happy New Year from Data Literates

Happy New Year everyone! 🍾🎆 In this episode of A Ride with Data Literates, we cover 4 highlights and 3 lessons learned from 2018 as well as 3 things to remember when you think about data literacy in 2019. Three Highlights from 2018 : 1.Enterprise Data Literacy Program With all the attention that the topic...

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Data Literacy Conferences Review Sep 2018-A Ride with Data Literates

On this ride with Data Literates you will find about the 3 conferences that Data Literates attended and spoke at. The first conference that Jerry spoke at was The Strategic Analytics Summit (SAS) in Las Vegas, Nevada: We raised awareness around data literacy among managers and executives at this conference. I’m stunned! @JerryDiMaso is...

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IT Blinders – Why Data Literacy Programs are part of CIO’s agenda?

Why are Data Literacy Programs part of a CIO’s agenda? Is it enough for the CIO to provide the data to users? In a lot of the cases, CIOs are tasked with providing the data to users, so that they can make better data-driven decisions to achieve a competitive advantage or optimize operations. But if...

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Our Data Literate Guests



Data Literate Host Milad Toliyati
Data Literate Host Jerry DiMaso

Milad Toliyati

Jerry DiMaso