We agree by now that data’s a good compass. One neglected question is tougher: Which map?
The problem with data storytelling, Yellowfin CEO Glen Rabie said to me the other day, is this: What happens to the story if the data tells a story they don’t want to tell? The data just gets wiped away. “The people who’re putting the story together will pick and choose what data to use.”
“Has it always happened?” he said.… Read more...