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 in the form of 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. 

data visualization data storytelling

Data Visualization for Data Storytelling Course

Data storytelling and data visualization are becoming absolute must-learn skills. As all organizations become increasingly data-driven, the ability to work with data and drive information out of it isn’t a bonus, it is essential.

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

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 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.

Most popular downloads

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Latest article

Table Of Contents Questions you are askedQuestions to ask the interviewer 1. What stage is your data governance program in? 2. What were the main factors for making other programs successful at their company?  3. How do you define your company culture?4. What is your vision for the data governance program? 5. What resources would be available

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Articles on your favorite data topics

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Data governance 

Data quality

Business Intelligence

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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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