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Gerald Varghese commented on Sean McClure's blog post The Only Skill you Should be Concerned With
""Problem Solving" is the skill at the top of the pyramid. We understand that there are problems to solve (The Known) and there are problems not identified (The Unknown). There is a perspective to how big this pyramid is! Like a calculation…"
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Bob Brundrett commented on Sean McClure's blog post The Only Skill you Should be Concerned With
"YYYYAAAAASSSSSSSSSS!  SAME!That's the millennial in me agreeing with this sentiment... The 50 year-old in me would say something more along the lines of: "Great post Sean!  I'm glad I came across this today.  It speaks…"
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Kenneth C Black commented on Sean McClure's blog post The Only Skill you Should be Concerned With
"Sean, Nearly 2 years have passed since I first commented on this article in Nov of 2014. Now I have written 100 more articles about problem solving techniques for real-world data problems. I have found out that by writing these articles, my…"
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Rajendra Timilsina, Ph. D. commented on Sean McClure's blog post The Only Skill you Should be Concerned With
"Great article. We should focus on problem solving approaches. "
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Vivek Gupta commented on Sean McClure's blog post The Only Skill you Should be Concerned With
"Problem solving is key to success, but problem solving & technology go hand in hand.  It depends on at what career level you are; in the beginning of the career what matter most is technology, but as you move on in your career..the key…"
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Serhii Shkliarskiy commented on Sean McClure's blog post The Only Skill you Should be Concerned With
"I think not 'SOLVE PROBLEM', but 'FIND PROBLEM' first."
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As a Data Scientist I assist organizations looking to compete analytically by applying advanced statistical and mathematical modeling, database technology, and toolset development in order to derive insight, discover patterns, and automate systems.
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http://www.linkedin.com/pub/sean-mcclure-ph-d/2a/793/76/
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Consultant
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10
Your Company:
ThoughtWorks Inc.
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Analytics
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What is your Favorite Data Mining or Analytical Website?
http://www.kaggle.com/
What Other Analytical Website do you Recommend?
http://www.kdnuggets.com/

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A Data Scientist's Advice to Business Schools

Posted on April 8, 2015 at 8:00am 2 Comments

I assist enterprises by driving data-driven approaches into their operations, developing market-aware products that learn from data, and encouraging data-smart cultures among the c-suite of executives. I have had the privilege to work with many…

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Data Scientist: Owning Up to the Title

Posted on December 2, 2014 at 10:10am 7 Comments

Turning something raw into something industrially valuable has always required 2 things; science and engineering. The science is our attempt to explain and predict…

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The Only Skill you Should be Concerned With

Posted on November 13, 2014 at 10:00am 28 Comments

Skills, skills, skills!!! Which ones should I learn? Which ones do I need to land the job, to impress the client, to prepare for the future, to stay relevant? What programming languages should I learn? What technologies should I master? What business books should I read? Is there a course I can take, or…

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Start with Good Science on Good Data, Then we'll Talk 'Big Data'

Posted on November 3, 2014 at 6:46am 3 Comments

We are currently witnessing a land rush of investment in Big Data architectures promising companies that they can turn their data into gold using the latest in distributed computing and advanced analytical methods. Although there is indeed much potential in applying machine learning and…

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