Tag: Managing Data Science

Advice for Aspiring Chief Data Scientists: The Mindset You Need to Have

Nick Kolegraff is the founder of Whiteboard, a strategic innovation company focused on machine learning and AI. Previously, Kolegraff was the Chief Data Scientist at Rackspace...

Measuring Data Science Business Value

This blog post covers metrics that help data science leaders ensure their team’s work is aligned to business value. Data science managers and executives, whether coming...

Quick Tips for Getting A Data Science Team Off the Ground

This blog post provides a video followed by concise tips for leaders at startups and early-stage companies to consider when getting a data science team off...

Emotional Intelligence for Data Science Teams

We surveyed and interviewed some of our most successful customers to learn how they align their data science team with their business. The challenges involved are...

Data Scientists are Analysts are Software Engineers

In this Data Science Popup session, W. Whipple Neely, Director of Data Science at Electronic Arts, explains why data scientists have responsibilities beyond just data science....

What Data Scientists Should Know About Hiring, Sharing, and Collaborating

In this post we summarize some of our most recent and favorite answers on Quora to questions from the community about hiring junior data scientists, sharing...

The Cost of Doing Data Science on Laptops

At the heart of the data science process are the resource intensive tasks of modeling and validation. During these tasks, data scientists will try and discard...

‘Lean’ Data Science

In this Data Science Popup session, Noelle Sio, Principal Data Scientist at Pivotal, explains how to apply Lean methodology to data science.   Video Transcript I'm...

In Pursuit of Purple Unicorns

Many analytics managers we know describe their greatest challenge as recruiting data scientists. They often blame the problem on too much demand now that “data scientist”...