Monthly Archive: December 2013

Dec 14

Data Stewardship – a new skill for your Linkedin profile?


“We should all be proud of adding Data Stewardship to your LinkedIn profile, or even better; having a friend endorsing our data stewardship, – wouldn’t that be cool?” Although the origin of the Steward originates from the house keepers and servants of old Scottish castles, the 21st century image of data stewards has nothing to …

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Dec 05

Merging Records – Survivorship considerations


“The ability to not only merge everything, but to be able to review and carefully merge not so obvious duplicates is essential in a deduplication process” -Deduplication is a 2 step process. First you define which records you want to match, and you apply some algorithms, match criteria or use tools like DataTrim Dupe Alerts …

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