Big data, stats and help for charities

The chief executive of NPC has written ‘The potential of big data in the charity sector’ for the Royal Statistical Society’s StatsLife website.

A LinkedIn post from the Pro Bono Manager at the OR Society says that this article highlights how many charities do not have the capability or capacity to make the most of big data to measure their impact. The Pro Bono OR (Operational Research) project could help, see http://www.theorsociety.com/Pages/Probono/Probono.aspx.