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When I got started in IT during the dotcom boom I immediately faced a problem - I couldn't get a job without experience, and I couldn't get experience without a job. If you're entering the rapidly growing data science industry today, you face the same problem. Employers want to see your data … [Read more...] about How to Build a Data Science Portfolio Without Job Experience
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Machine learning and artificial intelligence is riding the hype train, big time. There is no shortage of hyperbole about what AI can do for businesses, and how easy some companies are making it to integrate with every application you have. It is true that artificial intelligence (AI) and machine … [Read more...] about Finding a Job In Machine Learning
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If you're a software developer, data engineer or data scientist with a LinkedIn profile or website, you're probably hearing from recruiters on a daily basis. No longer are these folks dressing in suits and attending meetup - they're getting a bit more savvy. If you're a recruiter I've got two tips … [Read more...] about Recruiters: How to Find Good Software and Data People