It's very likely that the company you work for is looking to hire a data scientist. I am sure the search is difficult if not impossible. Demand for this new (and yet surprisingly well-established) role has pushed salaries up beyond many budgets.
October 16, 2018View Post
September 05, 2018View Post
Chris Wintermeyer of Big Squid spoke with Kraken customer evangelist Jennah Crotts of the University of Southern California (USC) about the challenges of predicting student enrollment and attrition and the vital role of machine learning.
August 27, 2018View Post
Phrasing business questions properly for data science may be tricky. Incorporating time into the way questions are posed is a helpful way to get precise about business metrics.
March 27, 2018View Post
Companies that are serious about getting real value out of their data make substantial investments in analytics. A standard data and analytics solution typically involves three components:
March 21, 2018View Post
Last week, Big Squid sponsored, presented, attended, held nearly 100 custom Data Science Labs in the co-hosted Domo Brilliance Bar and officially released our new Machine Learning platform, Kraken, at Domopalooza 2018! Suffice it to say it was
October 23, 2017View Post
No matter what industry you compete in, what size or how long your organization has been around, losing quality employees is just bad for business. The costs associated with finding, hiring, and training new employees can be substantial. Employee
October 09, 2017View Post
February 15, 2017View Post
Success in building a predictive model often hinges on your data. A central element of the data concerns how it, and the resulting prediction, is framed around the business challenge - the outcome you’re interested in forecasting. As we apply
February 01, 2017View Post
“Don’t Make Me Think”
Those familiar with user experience design in the web application development context, might have heard the phrase “don’t make me think” coined by Steve Krug. This framework calls for usability and simplicity to be at the
January 24, 2017View Post
In recent years, organizations of all sizes are looking for more effective ways to proactively identify and monitor business trends and adapt accordingly in a timely manner. This is the heart and soul of Business Intelligence or BI.