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Why Attend the ODSC Virtual Career Expo April 15th
Career fairs that cater to one specific field are excellent for networking. You can build a list of companies and contacts, helping make decisions easier. You also gain traction for when spots open up at your ideal companies by getting on their radar. As part of our first-ever ODSC... Read more
What AI Startups Received the Most Funding in 2019?
The momentum of investment for AI startups is gaining speed, according to an analysis by CAPIQ, Crunchbase, and Quid (2019). These seven AI startups received the highest funding in 2019, highlighting recent overall trends in private investments and public interest for AI-driven solutions. Let’s look. [Related Article: 10 Startups... Read more
What Unexpected Cities and Regions are Hiring AI Experts?
To get a job in AI, you have to get your start in California, right? If that doesn’t appeal to you, there’s good news. AI is finding its way into even smaller markets as skills penetration for data science and artificial intelligence spreads across the country—more and more places... Read more
What Cities and Regions are Hiring the Most AI Experts in 2020?
Nothing is surprising about this list. Despite splashy claims that this place or that is the “new Silicon Valley,” the real Silicon Valley is still the place to be. According to the latest report from Burning Glass, California, by far, is still hiring the most AI experts in terms... Read more
Immersive Learning For Data Science – Cut the Learning Curve in Half
Technology, and data science specifically, has changed the hiring process. Education is only the start; experience is fast becoming a priority for those looking to find a job quickly. The catch-22? How do you get experience to get hired when you need employment to gain experience? Before you lose... Read more
Top MOOCs for Data Science in 2020
Last year I wrote an article on this topic and I wanted to update it for the new year—2020. As I teach introductory data science courses at UCLA, I embrace new learning resources with eyes wide open. I’m always looking for quality education options to recommend to my students... Read more
3 Data Skills to Get Hired in 2020
We’ve been talking forever about how in-demand data science is, but don’t worry—you haven’t missed the boat (not by a long shot). The field is evolving, however, and with data science splitting into different job titles and everyone niching down, it can be tough to know where to get... Read more
How to Make the Transition from Data Analyst to Data Scientist
This is the year you’re making the jump from analyst to data scientist, and we are excited to see it happen (here are some other job titles to look out for too). Data science does make use of many of your current skills, but with a twist. Let’s take... Read more
Big Fields Hiring Data Scientists for 2020
You’re ready for your first data science job, or maybe you’re looking to make a change of field. Data science is still the hottest job market there is, even with the field niching down. If you need some inspiration before sending out your next resume, here are three fields... Read more
Top Jobs That Pave the Way for Becoming a Data Scientist in 2020
Last year I wrote an article on this topic and I wanted to update it for the new year – 2020. The innate skills required for data science listed and explained in last year’s piece remain in force, as do all of the job classes. But this time around... Read more