Put the Lights on Data and treat data as an asset

If data is an asset, how do we treat it as such? This website is full of knowledge and practical content for data professionals in the form of online courses, articles, videos, templates and overall best practices from fellow data professionals.

Available online courses

The following online courses are available to anyone wanting to enhance their skills as a data professional. 

Practical data governance: Implementation course

Includes 10+ downloadable TEMPLATES 

Learn the practical steps, best practices, and templates to put together and implement your data governance program from scratch or improve the one you have.

data governance maturity model course

Data Governance Maturity Model CouRSE

Now includes a BONUS chapter on other Maturity Models (Data Science & Data Lakes)

Learn all there is to know about data governance maturity models in order to establish or improve your data governance program.

Business Glossary Course

Now includes a BONUS chapter on Operating Models

Learn step-by-step how to implement an easy to use and efficient Business Glossary that users will adopt and management will praise.

data visualization data storytelling


Now includes a BONUS chapter that helps you enhance your data stories.

 Learn how to tell compelling data stories, accompanied by effective data visualizations, that will engage your audience.

Most popular downloads

Checkout these resources and download these FREE popular templates or white papers.

Latest article

Articles on your favorite data topics

Checkout these latest articles on:

Data governance 

Data quality

Business Intelligence

Checkout our Live data podcast 

Lights On Data Show

Each episode puts the lights on various data topics with renowned industry experts.

This is a LIVE show that is informative, but fun; where the audience is engaged and empowered to learn; where knowledge is shared and networks are expanded.

Looking for more content?

Checkout the LightsOnData YouTube Channel. Voted the "Most Helpful Data Channel" of 2020 by the audience of DataLiteracy.com

Videos added every Thursday!

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About the founder


I'm  George Firican

Your friendly data guy :). As a passionate advocate for the importance of data I created LightsOnData.com. I aim to provide fellow data management and data governance professionals like you with practical content in the form of templates and guides, best practices, articles, videos, courses and mentorship sessions to address your questions and challenges.

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