6 Reasons Why Data Science Projects Fail
In this article, I will dig deep into my years of experience as a tech journalist and practicing data scientist and reflect on numerous conversations I’ve had with companies about their data science projects in order to identify what I’ve seen as the top reasons why many projects fail.... Read more
3 Sought-After Data Science Skills to Get Hired in 2019
Getting a job in data science is a wide-open prospect. Standing out and being successful is another story. Don’t languish in mediocre data science hell. Get to work on these essential skills to stand out in the data science field, get hired, and thrive, and find out what these... Read more
Kick-Start Your Data Science Career By Sharing Your Work
I’m asked all the time, on places like LinkedIn and Quora, how a newbie data scientist can kick-start their career in the field to get noticed and get hired. I’ve responded in a number of different ways in the past couple of years, but now I’m confident the best... Read more
15 Common Mistakes Made By Newbie Data Scientists
Junior data scientists are flooding the field as more and more people are transitioning from other areas, some very loosely related to data-driven professions. As a result, there often is a disconnect with the skillsets these “newbies” bring to the table. After all, there is only so much that... Read more
Meet the Leader of a Data-Driven Work Culture: The Data Science Manager
What does it take to build a data-driven culture at a company? Surely, you’d expect hiring a few people with technical skills would make a monumental difference. But Google Chief Decision Scientist Cassie Kozyrkov says the true key to building a data-driven culture is hiring a data science manager —... Read more