Monthly Archives: February 2013

Segmentation Method Best Practices Check List

A simple short list of segmentation method best practices.

Of which determining the number of clusters is probably least understood.

See also for certain thoughts on using CCC and interpreting them for number of clusters. 

Is CCC both a neccessary and sufficient condition for determining the number of clusters?  Does this quaint nerdy question matter?  oh… yes; believe me!  So, how do I understand this with out getting discouraged by the mathematics of it.  Visualization can help a lot, here.

From Data Monster & Insight Monster