Companies are looking to harness the power of data, both big and small, to take their business to new levels. One major hurdle for companies seeking to become data-centric is facing a lack of data literate talent for hire in the current market of recent college graduates. This article establishes a conversation about data literacy in business education, discusses the role of the librarian in this work, and proposes a set of data literacy competencies that librarians could help incorporate into business school education, as has been similarly seen in other disciplines.
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Pothier, Wendy G. and Condon, Patricia B., "Towards Data Literacy Competencies: business students, workforce needs, and the role of the librarian" (2019). University Library Scholarship. 119.