Category: Governance

How to Successfully Implement a Data Governance Tool

Expert Contributor and Data Governance Coach, Nicola Askham walks us through how to implement a Data Governance tool in the business. From technical to people considerations, this article covers the essentials.

Data Governance Interview with Neil Storkey

Data Governance Coach Nicola Askham speaks with Neil Storkey – a Data stalwart, having worked in this field for some of the biggest global companies. In true Nicola Askham form, the conversation is focused and detailed and includes more about Data Governance challenges, career advice, resources, than you would expect.

How To Select The Right Data Governance Tool

There are many tools on the market now that can help you with your data governance initiative. In particular, there are numerous products that hold and manage your data glossary,...

How Long Will My Data Governance Initiative Take?

In this article, I want to answer a question that I am asked several times every week. To be honest, it’s not an unreasonable question, but it’s not an easy...

What is the impact of a poor data culture?

In this blog, I want to look at how a poor data culture can impact on staff in your organization. Most of the articles I write focus on what you...

Critical Data and Master Data – what is the difference?

There is a lot of confusion about the difference between critical data and master data, so in this article Nicola Askham, The Data Governance Coach, explains what each is and the differences between them.

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