I have come to the conclusion that we're not optimizing for the right outcomes as we move students through today's educational system. In any endeavor, we have goals and we have constraints we face when pursuing those goals. Given the constraints, how we choose to optimize our effort toward meeting our goals has a huge impact on the actions we take and the outcomes we … [Read more...] about Is Our Education System Optimizing For The Wrong Outcomes?
As recently as a year ago, about half of the data leaders we spoke with felt the business value of their team sold itself. Today, maximizing and measuring data team ROI is near the top of every data leader's agenda. Most data team ROI formulas focus on some version of the following calculation: Lift / investment = ROI. And while there's certainly value in its simplicity, it … [Read more...] about The Data ROI Pyramid: A Method for Measuring & Maximizing Your Data Team
The sting of a layoff can feel like a career roadblock, but it doesn't have to be a dead end. It can be an unexpected opportunity to pivot into a booming field with undeniable potential: data science. Data science is more than just trendy jargon; it drives everything from personalized shopping experiences to cutting-edge medical research. The demand for skilled data … [Read more...] about Restarting Your Career: How Data Science Can Be Your Path to Success After a Layoff
What's coming up in the world of AI and data science in 2024? I'll provide my thoughts here. I haven't done a blog with predictions for a number of years, so I thought I'd give it a go and see if people find it valuable or not. These are just my opinions, and at least one is a bit risky, but hopefully these thoughts will either reinforce your own or spur some new … [Read more...] about AI & Data Science Predictions For 2024
The data science platforms are the software hub around which data science activities take place. For example, including and exploring data from various sources, designing models, etc. Additionally, the platform allows data scientists to collect ideas from data, plan strategies, and discuss insights with other members of the organization. Believing Markets & Markets … [Read more...] about Data Science Market 2024- Size, Trends, and Challenges Ahead