If you work with data, this article will help you understand how your work fits in the overall picture of the company. If you own your own business, it will help you draw a roadmap for extracting the most value out of data. Either way, understanding how a company’s strategy takes data into account is more important than ever.

The main steps for drafting a data strategy are:

  1. Define your goals
  2. Define the infrastructure
  3. Define how to build the skills
  4. Define your data governance
  5. Execute and revise

Let’s take a look at each one of them, in detail.