Framing Opportunities for Effective Data-Driven Decision-Making (KLplus CPE Course)

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Framing opportunities for effective data-driven decision-making involves documenting a specific opportunity and desired business outcome. This helps to ensure that you focus resources on the right analysis, at the right time and with the right approach.

In this course, you will learn how to frame a problem by asking the right questions and identifying and testing assumptions. You'll also learn how to create an effective problem statement.

This course was developed with experts in the subject matter provided by the International Institute for Analytics (

Please Note: This course is provided by a third party and requires an extra step to obtain the CPE certificate. Upon completion of the course, download your course transcript and go to to request the certificate.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Discover the subject areas that will be covered in this course
  • Identify the steps you take to ensure that your decision-making is data-driven
  • Identify the right questions to ask to narrow down the problem
  • Recognize the steps for testing and validating assumptions
  • Identify the steps to create an initial problem statement
  • Recognize the key activities for refining and finalizing problem statements
  • Knowledge Check: Taking Action to Frame Opportunities for Effective Data-Driven Decision-Making

Estimated Course Duration: 24 minutes (0.5 CPE)

Delivery Method: Online Self-Study

Field of Study: Statistics

Program Level: Basic

Advance Preparation/Prerequisites: None


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