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What are some of the issues inherent in managing data? What methods may be used to identify data management issues? As a manager, how would you propose such issues be resolved?

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Regardless of the industry in which the organization operates in, managers must rely on data collection and management in order to complete short and long term strategic operations. However, depending on the size of the organization this can be a challenge in itself. Management must be able to identify issues that may arise with the data as it relates to the collection and maintaining the infrastructure as it utilizes this empirical data to formulate internal and external resources. Below we'll discuss issues inherent in managing data.

Before the organization can start any collection of data they must have some form of data model prior to the construction of the system and ensure the model itself can sustain a certain amount ...

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Regardless of the industry in which the organization operates in, managers must rely on data collection and management in order to complete short and long term strategic operations. However, depending on the size of the organization this can be a challenge in itself. Management must be able to identify issues that may arise with the data as it relates to the collection and maintaining the infrastructure as it utilizes this empirical data to formulate internal and external resources. Below we'll discuss issues inherent in managing data.

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