Before the recent widespread interest in AI, businesses faced challenges extracting valuable insights from disparate data sources. They faced constraints from the data, limited and inefficient tools, as well as the need for specialized analytics talent. Today, powerful Large Language Models (LLMs) are transforming how companies operate. With AI, companies can literally "converse with their data," using natural language to drive productivity. However, AI-enabled insights require work and initiatives demand careful control and oversight. This talk is a step-by-step manual for executives looking to harness AI to finally realize comprehensive data-driven decision-making across their organization.