The BaDFun Podcast
By Ben Rogojan and Bruce Wilson
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The BaDFun “Business and Data Fundamentals” podcast is hosted by Ben Rogojan, a data guy focused on business, and Bruce Wilson, a business guy focused on data. In each episode we interview someone making data actionable in their organization, getting an inside look at some of the strategies, successes, and false starts of working with data in business. Our goal is to discover and share the steps organizations are taking to use data more effectively in analytics, operations, products, and services, ranging across finance, retail, manufacturing, technology, healthcare, agriculture, the public sector, and beyond.
||CleanBaDFun Episode 7: Empowering managers to become internal data experts, with Laurel Curran||In this episode our guest is Laurel Curran, a Consultant at San Francisco based Exponent Partners. Laurel gives us an inside look at how she equips non-profits to improve fundraising and program delivery using a customized overlay on the...||3/6/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBaDFun Episode 6: An agile approach to kick-starting data transformations, with Aaron Reich||Our guest for episode 6 of the BaDFun podcast is Aaron Reich, global lead for emerging technology at the global technology consulting firm Avanade. Tasked with guiding Avanade's research and development 3-5 years into the future, while drawing from...||9/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBaDFun Episode 5: Finding the right business problems to solve using data, with Alex Brooks||In episode 5 of the BaDFun podcast we speak with Alex Brooks. Alex is founder, leader, and rainmaker at Entreprov, a Seattle-based team of two engineers, a data scientist and a back end developer who are using data to efficiently solve the kinds of...||8/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBaDFun Episode 4: Democratizing Property Buying on a Startup Budget, with Ricardo Barrera||Our guest this week is startup founder Ricardo Barrera, a former Microsoft manager and experienced data scientist who at one time was responsible for optimizing the exabyte-scale data backbone of the world's largest technology company. Now Ricardo is...||7/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBaDFun Episode 3: Embracing data science in healthcare, with Siddharth Mahapatra||This episode features Siddharth Mahapatra, director of master data management for one of the largest healthcare systems in the US. Siddharth spoke about how healthcare providers are embracing data science, in directions like capacity planning,...||7/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBaDFun Episode 2: Transforming to a Data-Centric Culture, with Rebecca Goehner||This week our guest is Rebecca Goehner, a management consultant in the Pacific Northwest, with degrees in neuroscience and economics, who focuses on strategic development. Rebecca spoke about how native processes develop and grow within organizations,..||7/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBaDFun Episode 1: Supporting Enterprise-Scale Data Innovation, with Joe Heck||Joe Heck, an Engineering Director in the CTO”s office at Dell EMC, talks about his work improving data center operations and anomaly detection using approaches like digital twins. He digs deep into obtaining buy-in for data projects, the value of a...||6/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|