Tag: curious

We are born with data science mindset

Have you ever gone with grandma to the local market as a little kid and saw her walk away from that tomato because she saw a couple of them are bad? But she picked some from another shop that has less bad ones? (Population inference from the sample?) Have you noticed dad evaluating sales offers…
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January 11, 2019 0

Data Driven Data Scientist

Curiosity, Persistence and Business UnderstandingsĀ make a valuable Data Scientist. Curious to learn about the basics (Beginners) and new advancements (Experts), Persistent in practice-cum-implementation and primarily the BusinessĀ  because whatever a data scientist does is of no use unless he understands that why he is developing a data science solution. For producing better solutions, taking insights…
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January 2, 2019 0

Helping Others Learn

Thank you Kate, for encouraging us to be datacated.  I have been in the statistics and engineering field for thirty years.  Learning in the 1980’s how to solve matrix algebra problems by hand gives me an appreciation for the computerized tools available for visualization of today.  Prolific author Douglas Montgomery created volumes of books and…
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January 1, 2019 0

C^3

Great data scientist must be: Curious curiosity allows for finding hidden “gem” in the data, seeing beyond the data curiosity allows for efficiency, as there is always room for improvement Creative creativity allows for effective feature engineering, which impacts predictive power creativity allows for better performance as it leads to improved domain knowledge Consistent consistency…
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December 31, 2018 0

A data scientist foundations

As Data Science roles continue to be in high demand across industries, and more organizations start to develop a data driven culture, the interest in transitioning to this field increases. Certainly, DS is a very dynamic discipline that is making a big impact across organizations, with a practical approach brings together other disciplines like math,…
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December 31, 2018 0