Principal Analytics Prep

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Information Session on our Data Analytics Bootcamp

Next Monday (Aug 13), we are hosting an information session on our Data Analytics Bootcamp in our office in New York City. The bootcamp has been successful at launching business careers for graduates starting out in the data science and analytics sector - one of the hottest sectors in the economy right now. There are many possible paths to a data analytics job. Here are just a few we have...

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Upcoming talks and workshops, NYC, Seattle, Philadelphia, St. Louis

The following talks/events are all free and open to the public. If I'm in your neighborhood, please come by and say hi.   You can register or learn more about the above talks at the following links: Feb 20, 2018 (tonight, NYC) - Principal Analytics Prep Open House, with me and Tina Lowry, talking about the data analytics field and how to get a job in this space. More information...

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Dataviz Seminar and other upcoming events

Please help me spread the word on several upcoming events. If you're coming, please say hi!   Data Visualization Seminar - JMP Explorers Series WHEN: October 4, 2017 , Wed, 9 am - 2:30 pm (ET)WHERE: New School, 63 5th Avenue, New YorkREGISTER HERE: Link In this seminar, I offer tips on making effective visualizations of data, summarizing over a dozen years of critiquing thousands of data graphics. PS. New...

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Report from the NBA Hackathon 2017

Yesterday, I had the honor of being one of the judges at the NBA Hackathon. This is the second edition of the Hackathon, organized by the NBA League Office's analytics department in New York, led by Jason Rosenfeld, pictured here speaking to the crowd: The event was a huge draw - lots of mostly young basketball enthusiasts testing their hands at manipulating and analyzing data to solve interesting problems. I...

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Announcing a new venture

This is a great time for people in the data business. If you go on Linkedin and look for data jobs, there are several thousand open positions, just in the New York area. Every department within any business is accumulating data, and they need people to help them get value out of the data. There are also lots of people I meet who would like to transition their careers to...

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