Strength in Numbers: Pay Equity

4/20/18 8:24 AM

In this post of our Strength in Numbers blog series, Summit Chief of Corporate Development Jennifer Folsom, Brown Law Group Managing Partner Stacy Fode and Brown Law Group Associate Jordan Turner discuss the importance of pay equity studies. 

You can’t scroll through LinkedIn without seeing news of another company going down with a pay equity problem. In the past, in-house counsel has been reluctant to request a pay equity study for fear of “opening a can of worms,” creating a discoverable liability, or worse, highlighting a problem that executives aren’t willing (or able) to solve.

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Complexity Simplified: Unstructured Data

4/13/18 8:32 AM

On this episode of Complexity Simplified, we break down unstructured data.

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Strength In Numbers: Unstructured Data

4/9/18 8:42 AM

In this post of our Strength in Numbers series, we break down how data scientists work with unstructured data. This post was written by former Summit Senior Analyst Tim Book. 

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Strength In Numbers: Excel is Not Powerful Enough For Your Data Needs

3/26/18 2:20 PM

This post was written by Summit Consultant Tori Puryear and Summit Senior Analyst Angelo Curto. 

Practically everyone has a home toolkit that fits their basic needs, like a hammer with a few nails to hang a painting. But what if you needed to fix a hole in the wall or replace that leaky pipe under the sink? A more specialized toolkit is necessary. In the hands of master craftsmen, the right tool makes all the difference. Many firms have toolkits to fit their basic needs, but require specialized toolkits to get complex jobs done.

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Complexity Simplified: Cloud Computing

3/16/18 9:17 AM

You've probably heard of "the cloud" everywhere. But what is it? And how does it work?

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Strength In Numbers: Demystifying the Cloud

3/9/18 10:01 AM

In this post of our Strength in Numbers series, Matt Duffy breaks down the importance of the cloud.

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Complexity Simplified: Quality Control

3/2/18 9:24 AM

On this episode of Complexity Simplified, we break down quality control.

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Strength In Numbers: Quality Control

2/23/18 9:01 AM

In the fourth post of this series, we emphasize the importance of quality control. You can find the rest of the Strength In Numbers blog posts here. This blog was written by Summit Consultant Laura Hoesly and Summit Manager Kaye Burton. 

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Complexity Simplified: Statistical Sampling

2/16/18 8:56 AM

On this episode of Complexity Simplified, Summit Senior Consultant Balint Peto discusses his latest blog post in our Strength In Numbers series.

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Strength In Numbers: Sampling, A Powerful Tool in Expert Hands

2/9/18 9:57 AM

In the third post of this series, we show how statistical sampling could provide accurate and precise quantitative evidence cost effectively. You can find the rest of the Strength In Numbers blog posts here.

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