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How a Student Used Tutorials to Get a Machine Learning Internship and a Job on a Data Science Team

How Álvaro Lemos got a Machine Learning Internship on a Data Science Team

Stories of how students and developers get started in applied machine learning are an inspiration. In this post, you will hear about Álvaro Lemos story and his transition from student to getting a machine learning internship. Including: How interest in genetic algorithms lead to the discovery of neural networks and the broader field of machine learning. How […]

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How to Go From Working in a Bank to Senior Data Scientist at Target

How to Go From Working in a Bank To Hired as Senior Data Scientist at Target

How Santhosh Sharma Went From Working in the Loans Department of a Bank to Getting Hired as a Senior Data Scientist at Target. Santhosh Sharma recently reached out to me to share his inspirational story and I want to share it with you. His story shows how with enthusiasm for machine learning, taking the initiative, sharing your results and […]

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Beginners are Different

The Machine Learning Mastery Method

5-Steps To Get Started and Get Good at Machine Learning I teach a 5-step process that you can use to get your start in applied machine learning. It is unconventional. The traditional way to teach machine learning is bottom-up. Start with the theory and math, then algorithm implementations, then send you off to figure out […]

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Machine Learning In A Year

Machine Learning In A Year

Per Went From Developer To Machine Learning Practitioner, And So Can You! Per Borgen is an inspiration. He transitioned from developer to machine learning practitioner. And he explained how he did it. In this post, you will discover the lessons learned by Per on his transition. You will discover two methodologies he adopted and how […]

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Find The Landmarks in Machine Learning

Begin Machine Learning By Finding The Landmarks

Where do you begin in machine learning? Is actually breaking ground and getting started a question of motivation? In this post discover the personal story of how finding the landmarks in machine learning made the difference for one software engineer. I received an inspiring email from Cliff Bryant in the new year. Cliff is a senior software engineer looking […]

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