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Yes, you CAN report return on investment
We're exploring ROI of information in different ways: just this week I presented a poster on determining the value external data at the P-D-R's special meeting on FAIR data - Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable.
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Have another challenge with ROI? Bring it on - we love to work out solutions to this difficult but not impossible problem. Contact me at any time with your questions.
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"Creating an Information Centre of Excellence"Our Research Focus for April to June
Successful information teams share a number of traits, ways of working, services and values. We've analysed the most successful information teams to identify their commonalities to develop a flexible model for long-term success for any information team.
This Research Focus defines the characteristics shared by successful information centres who we define as "Information Centres of Excellence".
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