Guiding the Analysis for Effective Data-Driven Decision-Making (KLplus CPE Course)

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Selecting an appropriate analysis method to best address the business opportunity and solve your identified problem is critical to effective data-driven decision-making.

In this course, you'll learn about analytics categories, business intelligence, selecting an appropriate analytical method, and evaluating and refining your analysis.

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
  • Distinguish between reporting and analysis
  • Recognize the four common analytics categories
  • Identify the four business intelligence classes
  • Identify questions to ask to determine an appropriate analysis type
  • Recognize the attributes you want to test for in your analysis results
  • Knowledge Check: Conducting an Analysis

Estimated Course Duration: 24 minutes (0.5 CPE)

Delivery Method: Online Self-Study

Field of Study: Statistics

Program Level: Basic

Advance Preparation/Prerequisites: None


Complaint Resolution Policy/Refund Policy:

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