The benefits of understanding data science are clear: An UNDERSTANDING of data science makes you more valuable to employers (as more jobs are automated data science is an important skill to have) An UNDERSTANDING of data science allows you to appear like an expert without being one (many … [Read more...] about How to Get All Three Data Science Skillsets You Need (And Do It All At Once)
Who else wants to get a job in data science? This data science career resource introduces you to the best data science career tips and how-to's… period. Each chapter contains several links to hand-picked blog posts that improve your data science skills, build an online portfolio, improve your … [Read more...] about How to Get a Job In Data Science (The Ultimate Data Science Job Guide)
I hear it time and time again: "All this data science jargon confuses the hell out of me!" Well my friend - today I'm going to dynamite the mountain of jargon standing between you and understanding what data science is all about! While the mountain is a large one, we have the technology to reduce … [Read more...] about Demystifying The Jargon of Data Science
I didn’t get into data science to get a new job, though that happened. I didn’t get into data science to teach other people what I know, though that happened too. I got into data science to make my life easier. At the time my job consisted of taking information from one system, verifying it with a … [Read more...] about 53%
I'm happy and proud to announce that our newest online course - Introduction to Data Science for Software Engineers - is live! Created for software engineers who want to become familiar with popular machine learning technologies and get something into production sooner rather than later, … [Read more...] about Introduction to Data Science for Software Engineers is Live!
The Spring cohort of the District Data Labs Data Science Project Incubator is coming to a conclusion with Pitchfest this Friday evening. I'm inviting you to join us and check out the projects that the teams will be presenting! … [Read more...] about DDL Data Science Project Pitchfest 3
Following the Black Hat Data Wrangling talk that Travis Hoppe and I did to kick off the 2016 year of Data Wranglers DC, the next four months is going to be awesome. Here's the lineup: … [Read more...] about The Next Four Months at Data Wranglers DC
On November 13, 2013 I founded Data Wranglers DC (DWDC). The focus of Data Wranglers has and is data engineering, the 80-90% of time spent on data projects that most people don't like to talk about. It includes everything from gathering and cleaning data to engineering the IT systems to gather, … [Read more...] about Announcing the Data Science Studio User Group