The Citizen Data Science Path To Becoming A Data Scientist
Data science is a wide open field, so how do you get in on the action? Much of what you read about the job field cites master’s degrees and PhDs, but the truth is most companies don’t need such high-level skills. Citizen data scientists bridge an essential gap between... Read more
Should You Build or Buy Your Data Science Platform?
An increasingly common theme among many vendors exhibiting solutions at conferences for data scientists is AutoML data science platforms. It seems like every company has their own slant for how to automate the machine learning process. There are some pretty impressive and innovative products out there and I reviewed... Read more
3 Things Your Boss Won’t Care About in Your Data Visualizations
Data Visualization is a critical part of your job as a data scientist, but it does require a bit of skill and a bit of intuition. Visualizations have incredible power to both inform and obscure, so getting the fundamentals of visualization down is a foundational data science skill. When... Read more
5 Mistakes You’re Making With DataOps
Data is the driver for just about every modern business, and as companies consume more data more intelligently, there’s a need for a better community and higher buy-in. DataOps stands to do to data what DevOps did to development.   [Related Article: Data Ops: Running ML Models in Production... Read more
10 Best Data Science Platforms
A data science platform can change the way you work. It’s more than just a tool, it’s a way to wrangle data and turn every member of your team into a high performing unit, capable of pivoting and scaling without missing a beat. The right one is transformative to... Read more
How to Learn Data Science for Free
I get asked all the time, “How can I become a data scientist?” The query comes from all sorts of people who see the many opportunities presented by this growing and dynamic field. My initial response is to obtain the educational foundation for doing data science: computer science, applied... Read more
Find Your Ideal Data Scientist at ODSC East 2019
In an ideal situation, your perfect data science team would appear at your office, ready to work and paperwork already signed. Unfortunately, that’s not reality just yet. Though, there are still ways to make the hiring process a bit easier with potentially better benefits, too. As opposed to the... Read more
Top MOOCs for Data Science in 2019
With all the people now trying to transition into the field of data science, it’s no wonder that “data science education” has become a pretty big commodity these days. Just about every week I hear of some new academic program, boot camp, specialization series, or Massive Open Online Course... Read more
6 Reasons Your Business is Falling Behind the AI Race
If you’ve gotten excited about AI’s reach into the business sector, you aren’t alone. Around 61% of businesses have already implemented some sort of AI initiative, and it’s likely your business has as well. If your AI initiative isn’t delivering the results you expected, it may not be the... Read more
7 Steps to Go From Data Science to Data Ops
Not too long ago, data operation wasn’t on the radar, but now that it’s all people talk about, how can you move efficiently from data science to data ops? Gil Benghiat, co-founder of Data Kitchen, shares seven steps to do just that. [Related Article: The Difference Between Data Scientists... Read more