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Rapid Questions, Blazing Answers: LoveKush Singhania, PGP-BABI Alumnus

Your Background: I have a BE in Computer Science and worked as a QA Engineer in TCS for approximately 8 years before moving to an analytics role at IQVIA. Why Learn Analytics: I had reached a stagnation point in my role as a QA Engineer; the role was neither challenging nor engaging. That’s when I … Continue reading Rapid Questions, Blazing Answers: LoveKush Singhania, PGP-BABI Alumnus

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Analytics Will Give You the Perfect Opportunity to Switch Domains: Pranav Mohan, PGP-BABI Alumnus

I am working as a Business Analyst at Genpact. I was initially hired for the implementation of processes in Oracle database since my experience at Cognizant was that of a PLSQL developer (Oracle). But Genpact put me in the capacity of a Business Analyst when they heard that I was pursuing Great Lakes PG Program … Continue reading Analytics Will Give You the Perfect Opportunity to Switch Domains: Pranav Mohan, PGP-BABI Alumnus

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Rapid Fire with Great Lakes PGP-BABI Alumnus Gajalakshmi Balasubramanian

Your Background? I had a good 7.5 years of experience in IT before I got a business analytics role. I was always interested in client-facing roles and knowing the business side of things. I applied to Great Lakes’ PG Program in Business Analytics in 2016. I switched my job in-between to a product company while … Continue reading Rapid Fire with Great Lakes PGP-BABI Alumnus Gajalakshmi Balasubramanian

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Ajay Rajendran, BACP Alumnus, is Applying Analytics in Agriculture

When Alumnus Ajay Rajendran decided to learn analytics by pursuing the BACP program, he had several apprehensions and concerns. In his own words: I Was Skeptical about Pursuing Analytics for the Agricultural Industry – There aren’t many people who are involved in data analytics with respect to the agricultural sector. Analytics in agriculture is still … Continue reading Ajay Rajendran, BACP Alumnus, is Applying Analytics in Agriculture

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From Project Engineer to Business Analyst : Mandvi Tyagi

My Journey so Far: Being an engineer, I worked in IT for over seven years, starting with Wipro technologies. I moved to Genpact and then switched to RBS in the same investment banking domain. I was doing QA, manual – and automation testing and domain-specific trade settlements. As a Business Analyst with RBS, I now … Continue reading From Project Engineer to Business Analyst : Mandvi Tyagi

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Why I Pursued the Great Lakes PG Program in Business Analytics (PGP-BABI)

My Journey So Far: My engineering background and work experience with Dell and Deloitte ensured that I was technically sound. I have worked on cloud computing, .Net, databases, business intelligence, etc. At Dell, I was into BI reporting. After studying advanced analytics using R at IIT, Hyderabad; I got into Deloitte’s new data analytics team … Continue reading Why I Pursued the Great Lakes PG Program in Business Analytics (PGP-BABI)

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From System Engineer to Business Data Specialist: Manaspreet Kaur

My Journey So Far: I graduated as an engineer in 2014 and joined IBM India as a BI (Business Intelligence) Developer. After a brief 2-month stint with Walmart Labs, I joined Gartner’s Research Board as a Business Data Specialist. It was A Simple Decision When I Chose Great Learning: At IBM, I was already working … Continue reading From System Engineer to Business Data Specialist: Manaspreet Kaur

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From Sales to an Analytics Consultant: Hari Ram

I am an engineering graduate who got into support services early on. While working for a US-based start-up offering big data products, I was intrigued and deeply fascinated by what data analysis could do for businesses. That’s when I decided that I have to know everything that goes behind the scenes and being in sales … Continue reading From Sales to an Analytics Consultant: Hari Ram

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Software Testing to Testing Analyst: Utsav Ghosh

I did my B.Tech in Computer Science and joined the industry in 2011 as a software tester. I have been in the BFSI sector throughout my career of 7 years. I joined Great Learning a couple of years back as I wanted to make a move from testing to Analytics. It was relatively easy for … Continue reading Software Testing to Testing Analyst: Utsav Ghosh

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