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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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Data Leakage in Machine Learning

Data Leakage in Machine Learning

Data leakage is a big problem in machine learning when developing predictive models. Data leakage is when information from outside the training dataset is used to create the model. In this post you will discover the problem of data leakage in predictive modeling. After reading this post you will know: What is data leakage is […]

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Exploratory Data Analysis

Understand Your Problem and Get Better Results Using Exploratory Data Analysis

You often jump from problem-to-problem in applied machine learning and you need to get up to speed on a new dataset, fast. A classical and under-utilised approach that you can use to quickly build a relationship with a new data problem is Exploratory Data Analysis. In this post you will discover Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA), […]

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How to become a data scientist

How to Become a Data Scientist

How do you become a data scientist? I think that really depends on where you are now and what you really want to do as a data scientist. Nevertheless, DataCamp posted an infographic recently that described 8 easy steps to becoming a data scientist. In this post I want to highlight and review DataCamp’s infographic. […]

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