Business Analytics introduces quantitative methods used to analyze data and make better management decisions. This course begins with basic descriptive statistics and progresses to regression analysis. Youll learn course concepts in the context of performing A/B testing on a website, using sampling to check warehouse inventory, predicting home video sales based on box office performance, and forecasting staffing needs for a hotel front desk. Throughout the course, you will receive clear guidance on how to implement analytical techniques in Excel. Visit the HBS Online Business Analytics page for details and registration.
Target audience: Professionals, recent graduates, or college students without a background in statistics, those considering an MBA or other graduate program who would like to strengthen their analytical skills.
Program Dates: March 20, 2019 - May 15, 2019