Consulting in Statistics, Higher Mathematics, and Machine Learning
Specialties: Market Research, Marketing, and Forecasting
2-day In-House Workshop
with Excel-Based Tools to Keep
Click for Overview
|Why Choose Ceres?
of analytic firms compete for your business. Before
forming Ceres, we'd hired some of them. Our
experience, along with our discovery of the need to serve
a special market, led to our business philosophy:
|How We Do Business
| Along with timely delivery of
project results, a Ceres consultant will often collaborate
Available on Request
|Tools and Techniques
thing we're sure of: good analysis answers business
questions. We don't view analytic techniques as
"hammers looking for nails". That is, we don't apply
our favorite techniques in the hope they'll reveal
In contrast, we approach each project by working with you to identify the questions you need answered. Then we propose analyses that, by design, can generate those answers. Examples of business questions, along with the analyses that respond to them, are shown here.
To obtain answers, Ceres works with commercial software, open-source software, and custom analytic platforms of its own crafting. In all three cases, we aim to deliver re-usable tools along with meaningful results and reports.
For more information:
|Special Note to Start-Ups
accept a small number of projects with unconventional
terms. These projects often include market research
and industry forecasts with Monte Carlo "what ifs".
There is usually a waiting period for these projects, so
it's good to contact us during your planning stage.
For consideration, please e-mail
or phone (415-987-5715) to describe your needs.