Experiences from work as a Data Scientist

Practical Predictive Analytics in everyday enterprises

Predictive analytics is now part of the analytics fabric of companies. Even as companies continue to adopt predictive analytics, many are struggling to make it stick. Lots of organizations have not thought about how to virtually put predictive analytics to work, provided the organizational, technology, procedure, and deployment concerns they face.

These can be some of the biggest challenges organizations face today.

Data Scientists need to become an Adaptive Thinkers

Change and uncertainty are the only definite. The ability to change behavior when faced with unpredictable circumstances is crucial in the technological future unfolding around us. The Internet and social media have changed the way we connect and communicate. Machines are taking over jobs in the service industry, and global outsourcing is the new normal.  As a result, high and low skilled jobs are now flooding the market. One essential both have in common is the need for workers to develop novel and adaptive thinking in order to survive in the fast-paced fast-changing global world we now live in.

Daily we are confronted with new possibilities and unpredictability. The ability to think through problems, acting swiftly, while negotiating fear of the unknown is the foundation of novel and adaptive thinking.

The more you practice adaptive thinking the easier it will come. Follow these steps and you will surely be on your way to perfecting a powerful skill for the workplace.
Data Scientists becoming adaptive thinkers

Reasons Why Your Data Science Project is Likely to Fail

Businesses are creating ahead with digital improvement at an unmatched rate. A current survey by Gartner Research discovered that 49 percent of CIOs are reporting that their company has already altered their business designs to scale their digital undertakings or are in the procedure of doing so.

As companies create ahead with these changes, they are instilling data science and machine learning into various company functions. This is not a simple job. A typical enterprise data science task is extremely complicated and requires the release of an interdisciplinary team that includes assembling data engineers, developers, data scientists, topic specialists, and people with other special abilities and understanding.

Additionally, this talent is limited and costly. In reality, only a little number of companies have actually been successful in building a skilled data science practice. And, while making this team takes time and resources, there is an even more significant problem faced by a number of these companies: more than 85 percent of big data jobs fail.

What are the factors why Data Science projects fail?

Guided analytics are the future of Data Science and AI

Nowadays, people are used to and take it for granted, the added value in their life, from using Siri, or Google’s Assistant or Alexa for all sorts of things: answering odd trivia concerns, inspecting the weather condition, purchasing groceries, getting driving instructions, turning on the lights, and even inspiring a dance celebration in the cooking area. These are splendidly beneficial (typically fun) AI-based gadgets that have boosted individuals’ lives. Nevertheless, human beings are not partaking in deep, significant conversations with these gadgets. Instead, automated assistants address the specific requests that are made from them. If you’re exploring AI and artificial intelligence in your enterprise, you may have experienced the claim that, if entirely automated, these innovations can replace data scientists entirely. It’s time to rethink this assertion.

Guided analytics and AI

How to turn your boring work into an amazing experience?

Have you ever found yourself stuck in boring work? Days are passing slow, and you just have no motivation to get up from your bed and go to the office. You find yourself daydreaming, searching the web for your next vacation or even playing an online game. The phenomenon of being bored at work, not enjoying going to the officer and finding millions of excuses to stay home is not new. I read somewhere that around 80% of working people don’t like their job and if they don’t have to do it, they would never do it. 80% of people hating what they do every day is too high of a number. But there is some good news.

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Why should you ask your Data scientist more?

In the last years, I felt a lot of admiration and maybe a little bit of envy towards my colleagues and me just because we are the Data Scientists. Yes, it is a hot word, the media is talking all about AI, machine learning and predictive intelligence. Who would not want to know what their future will look like, right?
Data scientists are so hot now because they can predict things. But can they always?
Find out here.

What skills does a data scientist need and how to get them?

Upgrading your skills constantly is the way to stay on the top.What skills do you need to have to become a Data Scientist? I have written before but I’ll try to put again some more info to help the people who really want to go that path.

What skills are essential for a good Data Scientist?

What should you consider when choosing the right machine learning and AI platforms?

In order to go in-depth on what exactly data science and machine learning (ML) tools or platforms are, why companies small and large are moving toward them, and why they matter in the Enterprise AI journey, it’s essential to take a step back and understand where we are in the larger story of AI, ML, and data science in the context of businesses.

Read non technical approach on what exactly data science and machine learning (ML) tools or platforms are.