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How to choose the right data science program and institute?

The five-point litmus test to picking the right data science program and institute.   The education space is crammed with universities and upskilling institutes offering a plethora of data science programs that promise accredited certification and a higher pay upon completion.  Navigating this puzzling landscape can be exhausting and confusing. This blog, being a saviour, will guide […]

How To Become a Data Scientist Without Knowledge of Statistics

The data science boom has attracted a lot of likely and unlikely aspirants. As a data science upskiller, GreyAtom receives a lot of inquiries for becoming a data scientist. A large chunk of these inquiries is made by folks with relatively scant background in engineering/technical sciences. The bottom line question is the same: How to switch […]

10 Steps to Build a Predictive Analysis Model and Grow Your Business

Predictive analysis is the use of data, statistics, and machine learning to predict future outcomes based off of historical data. The end goal is to build predictability and clarity into the decision-making process and insulate the company from shocks.  Predictive analysis has a myriad of applications and the number is growing rapidly. Vendors are making it easier […]

Predictive Analytics and Its Applications in Business

Predictive analytics, also known as advanced analytics, is often related to business intelligence. But are the two really related? And if so, what benefits do companies realize by combining their business intelligence initiatives with predictive analytics? Predictive analytics slightly differs from other forms of big data analytics and is the only form that gives futuristic […]

Blogging: A Means To Enhance Your Digital Footprint

In a digitalized world, blogging is a sure-fire way to building a creative portfolio, telling stories about yourself and your business, and improving web traffic. Blogging can help professionals and entrepreneurs showcase skills and become self-starters – an in-demand quality on the job market. A blog is an online journal or informational website where an individual can showcase his/her […]

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Demystified – The Seven Types of Data Scientists and What They Do

Data Scientist can become an ambiguous professional title, given the overlap and cross-functional relationships a data scientist bears with other related domains. We will try to deconstruct this ‘mystical’ domain and give you a lowdown on the different types (sub-domains) of data scientists. Following is a family tree of data scientists. 1. Data Scientist with […]

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Internship: Pathway to hacking a career in Data Science

I remember being told to score high grades and stay ahead of the curve to excel in the competitive world. High grades and good conduct was also a sure fire way to land a great job. But what I wasn’t told is that employers value hands-on experience more than qualifications. That’s where an internship comes […]

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Data science – a helping hand to Mumbai’s transportation network

Could transportation management in metros like Mumbai benefit from data science? Imagine you are driving to your vacation home listening to a data science podcast. The sun is gleaming across the hood, air is brushing through your hair, and you are being intellectually stimulated. Suddenly you have to hit the brakes. There’s a long trail of cars ahead you. The rays of hope, […]

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15 Rules to Becoming a Data Scientist

Bootstrap your journey into data science in 4 months. Who are Data Scientists? They are big data wranglers. Data scientists take an enormous mass of unstructured data and use their formidable skills to clean and organize it. Then they apply all their industry knowledge and contextual understanding to uncover the hidden solutions to business challenges. Organizations […]

Career Transition - From Decision to Determination

Hi folks. I would like take this opportunity to narrate my story about how I switched from pre-sales to being a data scientist. Career transition is an extremely difficult and challenging process. And the idea of facing up to difficulties and accepting challenges makes you a natural front-runner. So if you’re set on a career […]