Grammarly, the Chrome extension that helps people write right, bases its spelling, grammar, and word use suggestions on intense analysis of vast databases of the written word. One of the people analysing that data is Dr. Courtney Napoles, a computer scientist with a background in book editing. We talked to her about her work and expertise, her morning routine as a single mother, and what she loves about the classic Emacs text editor.
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Back in 2012 Harvard Business Review called 'Data Science' the sexiest job of the 21st century. Tinder disagrees (it's still pilot for men and physical therapist for women apparently) but what do they know?
Numbers are sexy, dammit. Sexier still: the knowledge to make sense of those numbers, and understand the world as we know it through data.
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Analytics and big data are a potentially lucrative career path, but what should you do to ensure that you keep one of those roles? Here are some simple tips to make sure you're indispensable.
Data scientists and analytics experts are much in demand and hard to locate, but how can you be sure you've got the best candidates, and what should you ask them? Google -- obviously no slouch when it comes to analytics -- has some useful suggestions on the best approach.
Big data remains a hot topic, and that means finding and hiring qualified data scientists is trickier than ever. Here are some tactics you can use to help fill the gap.