“Listen, I don’t know if you do this or not, but…,”
or “Gee, I know you are only the data person but…”
or “My terminal keyboard isn’t working on my desk and the markets are closing, so…” (this is one of my personal favorites, which was actually once asked of me)
So why is it that most firms think the Data group has all the answers – no matter what the question? Well perhaps it’s because we should.