Are you a bit overwhelmed by the barrage of data you feel compelled to sort through and consume?  Dumb question, huh? It is not news that there is an overwhelming amount of noise in our lives –  from your computer screen, from the quarterly business review you just attended, from flashing digital signage in the grocery or on the highway, and increasingly from your hip pocket where that handy smart phone hangs out. The quantity and availability of this data are often inversely related to the ability to…