At the end as I said before, who cares. If you can manipulate data from a variety of different files to create one analytical file that will provide the right info to solve the business problem , you are done. And if you can it done using an…"
"There are a number of tools out there, Alteryx being one. My previous company built our own customized tool which delivers the results that you are looking for. We created an automated tool that delivered three outputs on a given file:
"I am always amazed that you never consider SAS which has been the bedrock data science/data mining language for those most experienced in data science. There is absolutely nothing that I cannot do in working the data and to ultimately develop…"
"good article in how one acquires skills in a highly technical area. Reminds me to some extent what I did thirty years ago when I had a BSC and MBA and no real tech or computer training. Baptism by fire and just immerse yourself in code and…"
Richard Boire's experience in data science dates back to 1983, when he received an MBA from Concordia University in Finance and Statistics complemented with career experience at leading-edge organizations such as Reader’s Digest and American Express.
Through his work at Boire Filler Group and most recently at Environics Analytics, Richard has become a recognized authority on predictive analytics in Canada with unparalled practical experience and expertise across virtually all business sectors. Richard published a book in2014 entitled “Data Mining for Managers: How to use data(big and small) to solve business problems” which was published by Palgrave McMillian of New York City.
Richard is currently senior vice president- customized analytics at Environics Analytics.