Abe Selig

Managing Editor at Software Advice


As the Managing Editor of Plotting Success, Abe analyzes and writes about BI trends and tools. He also writes content related to supply chain management.

Abe was born and raised in Austin, TX.  He has backpacked everywhere from Europe to the Middle East, where he traveled to Egypt and spent time in Israel, and has also traveled in Thailand and Central America (from Costa Rica up to Guatemala). He studied journalism at CUNY Brooklyn College and worked as a staff reporter, back in Israel, for the Jerusalem Post.


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(512) 375-4081


My Recent Posts

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Buzzword Breakdown 2.0: 5 Baffling BI Terms Explained

We asked experts to explain 5 BI buzzwords–ETL, OLAP, Dashboards, R and Data Exhaust–for new and more advanced users.


Survey: Are Your Data Visualizations Negatively Impacting Your Company?

Are your data visualizations doing more harm than good? We surveyed consumers and interviewed experts to find the best ways to present data visually.

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Survey: What Employers Are Looking For in a Business Intelligence Analyst

We analyzed 200 job listings across the U.S. to learn what employers are looking for in a BI analyst and to help BI job-seekers fuel their career search.

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How to Collect Your Customers’ Data—Without Scaring Them Off

The potential for a company’s data collection practices to damage its brand is an increasing risk. We’ve identified some of the best ways to proceed.


Want To Leverage Your Dark Data? 5 Steps to Get Started

Putting your “dark data” to use can help you gain the fresh, actionable insights about your customers that you need to compete.