Bob E. Hayes, chief research officer at Business Over Broadway and this week's big data and analytics hero, discusses his own big data learning curve. Looking ahead, he cites the critical need for statistical literacy to become widespread if society hopes to achieve the full value of big data and
Jennifer Shin, principal data scientist at 8 Path Solutions, is this week’s big data and analytics hero. Read along as she discusses her thoughts about the blend of skills that makes data scientists effective, elaborating on the need for both technical and organizational skills.
Jake Porway, founder and executive director of DataKind and this week’s Big Data & Analytics Hero, shares that they’ve found that "cross-sector collaborations between data scientists, managers, designers, foundations, nonprofits and more are critical for really making lasting change.” When we