Where Data Science, STEM, Business, & Sales Professionals Find Work
Unlocking the Job Market: Strategies For Data Science STEM, Business, and Sales Careers This article summarizes and compares how those working in STEM, business, and sales found work after college graduation based on data from the U.S. Department of Education’s (US DOE’s) National Center for Education... Read more
9 Key Takeaways From How To Become a Data Scientist by Adam Ross Nelson
After a successful book signing event for How to Become a Data Scientist at Open Data Science East in May, I wanted to check back in with ODSC folk by showcasing a short list of 9 important takeaways from the book. Navigating your way into the... Read more
Some Think These Jobs Will be Replaced by AI. We Disagree
The calls that artificial intelligence will replace jobs have only grown as ChatGPT and other generative AI tools have taken the world by storm. But, believe it or not, that’s not the whole story. In fact, much like the industrial revolution, the AI revolution isn’t going... Read more
The Improv Prescription: Using Improv to Help Analytics Practitioners Effect Change
Article originally posted here by Joe Dery of WGU. Reposted with permission. In today’s data-driven world, if you’re an analytics professional, it’s not enough to solely rely on your technical expertise. Although building an accurate model or implementing the latest algorithm has value, it’s not the... Read more
The Modern Data Analyst Career Path
The widespread use and collection of data is transforming our lives. Data sensors are everywhere—even in our smartphones. And organizations worldwide are cashing in to use this data to power their performance and optimize outcomes. They use data scientists, analytical structures, data sets, and more to... Read more
How to Become a Data Analyst
Data collection has become more than a formality. From purchase tendencies to website analytics, big data has quickly become a tool that brands are wielding to improve business. Individual user data factors into analytical models and data structures which are useful to companies seeking an upper hand in... Read more
What Industries are Hiring for Different Jobs in AI
As you can imagine, data science is a pretty loose term or big tent idea overall. Though just about every industry imaginable utilizes the skills of a data-focused professional, each has its own challenges, needs, and desired outcomes. This is why you’ll often find that there... Read more
Companies Hiring Data Scientists Spring 2023
It’s hard not to notice how over the last few months, LinkedIn has been inundated with news of layoffs and job losses due to economic conditions. This is making it a challenging time for many job seekers. But regardless of what you might have seen, there... Read more
Six Core Competencies Data Scientists Need to Succeed in Their Careers
Editor’s note: David Stephenson is a speaker for ODSC Europe this June 14th-15th. Be sure to check out his talk, “Equipping your analytics professions with the most critical business skills,” there! Being a data scientist, as it turns out, is a lot more complicated than you... Read more
5 Reasons Why People Drop Out of Data Science Bootcamps
There are countless ways to learn data science and AI in 2023. Between YouTube videos, getting a degree, and everything in between, there’s a right way to learn for everyone. A popular way to learn data science, however, is through bootcamps, or short-term learning experiences that... Read more