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Secrets of a successful Data Scientist: Data Science Skills Report 2018

The current pace of data creation stands at 2.5 quintillion bytes being generated every single day. This is a staggering amount of data, and the most interesting part is that 90% of all the data available in the world right now has been generated just in the past two years. These vast amounts of data … Continue reading Secrets of a successful Data Scientist: Data Science Skills Report 2018

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Great Learning Skills Report 2018

We are pleased to present the Great Learning Skills Report 2018 in collaboration with Analytics Vidhya. The report aims to provide you with an overview of the career opportunities in data-related domains and help you understand the impact of upcoming technologies like Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Big Data. Extensively covered in leading publications like … Continue reading Great Learning Skills Report 2018

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The Proof of Pudding is in the Data

Knowing who will win an election before it happens, identifying customers who will default on a loan before they do – sounds like magic? No, that’s data science. Data science is a multi-disciplinary and involves transforming hypotheses and data into actionable insights and predictions. Statistician and computer scientist William Cleveland considers data science to be … Continue reading The Proof of Pudding is in the Data

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6 Reasons Why a Great Learning E-Portfolio is Awesome

Tired of applying for jobs and not getting shortlisted? One of the key benefits of enrolling in any Great Learning program is the e-portfolio that you build as you learn and apply new concepts during the course of the program. Naturally, this raises a few questions. “What is a Great Learning e-portfolio? Why do I … Continue reading 6 Reasons Why a Great Learning E-Portfolio is Awesome

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5 Qualities to Look for When Hiring a Data Scientist

What makes a good data scientist? Most employers and recruiters prioritize skills testing when searching for the perfect candidate. After all, hiring someone who lacks technical skills can be a costly mistake. However, successful data scientists also have qualities that a skill test alone cannot identify. They have a range of skills and qualities that … Continue reading 5 Qualities to Look for When Hiring a Data Scientist

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Top 10 Emerging Data Analytics Startups in India

Powered by specialized software and real-time analytics systems, big data & analytics caters numerous benefits for companies worldwide. Thus, the demand for big data Hadoop firms has been increasing exponentially. Moreover, it has led to escalated opportunities for budding data scientists, data professionals, statisticians, and analysts. Keeping that in mind, we bring you the ten … Continue reading Top 10 Emerging Data Analytics Startups in India

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Use of Big Data Analytics in Everyday Life

In recent times, data has been associated with profit maximization techniques (used by e-commerce sites and targeted ads), data leaks and privacy issues. However, data is not all bad. Some issues are highlighted to create a bad name for data science but here I would like to talk about the helpful side of data which … Continue reading Use of Big Data Analytics in Everyday Life

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How the Fashion Industry is Using Data Science

Retail has historically been one of the slowest sectors to adopt new technological advances, but when Amazon came along and beat them at their own game by using things like machine learning and artificial intelligence, they started paying attention. The truth is, data science and big data analytics play a crucial role today in helping … Continue reading How the Fashion Industry is Using Data Science

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