Did you have a good, relaxing break over the summer? Are you refreshed and re-energised, looking forward to a new start, a new you and brushing up on your data analysis skills? If so, I’ve thrown together a collection of a few excellent (and free!) statistics eBooks for your Kindle to sharpen up your stats while you’re on the long commute to work. Just try not to read them while driving!
These books require different levels of existing knowledge, and while some are for…Continue
It’s been a rather quiet summer on Data Science Central with fewer blog posts being published than at other times of the year, but I guess it shouldn’t be too much of a surprise – DSC has had to compete against summer holidays, the Euro 2016 football tournament and the Rio 2016 Olympics.
Of the relatively few that have been published, there have been a few gems. At the time of writing, the 5 blog posts on this list have been read by almost 60,000 of you.
If you haven’t seen any…Continue
Added by Lee Baker on August 18, 2016 at 5:30am — No Comments
Data scientist is the ‘Sexiest Job of the 21st Century’, so say Thomas Davenport and DJ Patil in their seminal 2012 Harvard Business Review article.
Since then, data scientists have been very much in demand and their wages have soared. Compared to statisticians, computer programmers and AI guys (who are still regarded as geeks), they are extremely well paid.