Jim Harris is the Obsessive-Compulsive Data Quality (OCDQ) Blogger-in-Chief and a freelance writer, professional speaker, independent consultant, and industry thought leader with more than 20 years of enterprise data management experience.
As a freelance writer, this blog exemplifies Jim’s writing style. View the Best of OCDQ page for a regularly updated list of his best blog posts organized by topic. Jim is also a regular contributor to Information-Management.com, the SAS Data Roundtable, the MIKE2.0 Blog, and a number of other publications. View the Published Articles page for a full listing.
As a professional speaker, Jim strives to explain enterprise data management concepts in a straightforward manner using metaphors, practical examples, and humor. You can listen to audio podcasts by Jim by visiting the OCDQ Radio page.
As an independent consultant, Jim has helped make the promise of data-driven solutions for business problems a reality for Global 500 companies in finance, brokerage, banking, insurance, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, retail, telecommunications, and utilities. Jim has strong skills in engagement, communication, technical translation, negotiation, collaboration, change management, presentation, training, mentoring, writing, and using social media for business purposes.