Data Scientists

Data Projects: More Than Just Marketing

Matt Jones | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK Tech
Matt Jones

Organisations shouldn't assume data is simply an advertising tool, nor should non-digital businesses dismiss data as the preserve of the new, digital kids. Marketing is not only a very small subset of data's potential; it is also a completely different approach to analytics to the vast majority of data projects.

How To Kickstart Your Career In Data Science

Bhoopathi Rapolu | Posted 02.11.2016 | UK Tech
Bhoopathi Rapolu

The financial services, retail and eCommerce sectors are leading the charge in hiring data scientists to help them better understand different audience segments and target them with products and offerings that are tailored to their tastes.

Making Your Organisation Data Driven

Matt Asay | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Tech
Matt Asay

There's a growing misconception that given enough data all questions can be answered and all problems can be solved - but helping an organisation to make the most out of data doesn't begin by collecting a lot of it.

Data Scientists: Do They Even Exist?

Matt Asay | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Tech
Matt Asay

Open ... and Shut Big Data is all the rage. Now if only someone had to clue what to do with it. According to a new survey of senior executives by Big...

Why Wait in Line to Get Insight Into Your Data?

Andy Cotgreave | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK Tech
Andy Cotgreave

The benefits of opening up access to data are clear. A recent Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) study, sponsored by Tableau, found that organisations which increase the access to data see an improvement in financial performance.

How to Create a Data-Driven Workforce

Raconteur Media | Posted 19.08.2012 | UK Tech
Raconteur Media

Handling big data may be a daunting prospect, but Kate Bassett has some useful tips for getting the most out of astronomical amounts of information.

What's So Big About Big Data?

Raconteur Media | Posted 18.08.2012 | UK
Raconteur Media

Big data and associated analytics promise to change virtually every industry and business function over the next decade. Any organisation that gets started early with big data can gain a significant competitive edge.