Individual Assignment 1

Dear all,

Here are the instructions for the first individual assignment.

How do digital real-time data change the way companies do business and how do employees use digital data in their everyday work? Please focus on one work role in particular.

1. Choose a company
2. Describe how real-time data has changed the way the company does business
3. Familiarize yourself with the use of digital data in a work role
  • Interview a person who uses digital data in everyday work
  • Alternatively use secondary data (e.g. magazine or journal articles) to describe how a work role uses digital data
Examples: someone in marketing, a person working in banking or insurance, telecom operators, police, etc.

4. Discuss the likely changes that real-time data flows and artificial intelligence will have on the company during the next five years

Your assignment should be no longer than 2 pages and address all the questions. Try to write in a concise and unambiguous manner, as well as with correct grammar and spelling. When using articles or books to support your argumentation, please use appropriate referencing (Harvard style). Please use regular word format, 12 pt font, 1.5 line spacing, reasonable size margin, single column, and submit your assignment as PDF via MyCourses.

The assignment will make up 10% of the final grade. 

The deadline is deadline is Monday, 22.1.2018