ctwdsgo20 at datascicareer.com (code is good for 40% off everything on Manning) Build a Career in Data Science teaches you what school leaves out, from how to land you first job, to the lifecycle of a data science project, and even how to become a manager.
market to? How can we run a clustering algorithm to segment customer data? Business question Data science question A k-means clustering found 3 distinct groups Data science answer Business answer Here are 3 types of customers: new, high spending, commercial Domain knowledge - Renee Teate, @BecomingDataSci Skills: • Communication • Empathy • Understanding your data (where it lives, built-in assumptions, edge cases)
Getting data Cleaning Exploratory Final result Modeling Less valuable More valuable Work only on your computer Work online (GitHub, Blog, Kaggle) How I used to think about analyses How I think about analyses now
attached you are to the data scientist title. If you decide to not concern yourself with what you’re called and to instead focus on the work that you’re doing, you’ll have a lot more flexibility to find jobs.” - Jesse Mostipak, Community Advocate at Kaggle, Chapter 5