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Big data sets provide exponentially larger audience sizes than traditional panels can provide, but they lack specific audience information. To be holistic and representative, measurement needs to leverage big data in conjunction with panel data.
At Nielsen, we know data science. We know adding an untested citizenship question to the 2020 census is bad science and will likely lead to a significant undercount of the U.S. population. CEO David Kenny explains why accurate, thorough census data is so important to Nielsen and to U.S. commerce.
At a time when smartphones, digital devices and connectivity are aspects of everyday modern life, there’s no shortage of data for marketers to tap into for insight into consumer behavior. Not all data, however, are created equal, and it’s critical to understand that when it’s used for...
For nearly 100 years, we’ve provided business around the world with critical insight into consumer behavior. Our panels are what make this possible. That’s because they allow us to understand person-level behavior, unlike big data and other forms of information that can’t be directly linked...
Ahead of the World Economic Forum, we conducted a survey to better understand the challenges for young people joining the workforce. Pat Dodd, Chief Commercial Officer, Nielsen Global Connect, shares the results, as well as his advice for today’s youth.
Matt Bennathan, Managing Director, Europe, Nielsen Marketing Cloud, recently sat down with the Telegraph’s Business Reporter for a video interview on how technology platforms and data science can power more effective marketing.