Why is Soft Side of Analytics so Hard to Manage?

We all love the “hard” side of analytics. What we often struggle with as analysts is what you might call the “soft” side of analytics, which is always more challenging than the “hard” stuff. Here are a few of the reasons why.

Many times, the problem is not insufficient data, defective data, inadequate data models or even incompetent analysis. Often, the reason that better decisions

Dig Data for Gold – Data Mining is a hot new job!

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Data mining is a hot new job, and it’s making numb

Math Magic – Quantitative Graduates are in great demand

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CAREER IN MATHS ● Mathematics graduates are in great demand in a host of establishments, rang

Psychometrics and test delivery supported with Analytics

Certification and licensure testing company, Castle Worldwide, relies on SAS Analytics in its work with businesses, nonprofit associations and governments. Using SAS Office Analytics for Midsize Business from the leader in business analytics, Castle applies analytic rigor to help meet the moral and legal burdens of proof and the measurement accuracy required for standardized tests. Testing accurac

If you love working on Numbers, Software And Systems the field of Data Analytics is just right for you, Says Madhuchhanda Karmakar

Data analytics is not a new phenomenon, but its power and infiltration among companies have increased tremendously in the past few years, causing the increase in demand for data scientists or data analysts. Contrary to

How to Spot a Great Analytics Professional (Key Skills)

The following article has been sourced from (a premier blog for analytics related resources) and is authored by Beth Schultz, Editor-in-chief.

Advanced analytics consultant. Analyst. Data miner. Data scientist. Predictive modeler. Statistician.

Call an analytics professional what you will, but all these titles — even the new and trendy data-scien

Market Research Analyst – Career Information

What do they do?

Market research analysts gather information that affects potential sales of products and services that are available to consumers. They use statistical data that is available from businesses and organizations from previous sales to help predict the outcome of future sales. Analysts also gather data from competitors and research prices, sales, marketing techniqu

Web Analytics As A Career

The world wants to be online, but only a handful of people understand the medium in depth. The art of understanding the intricacies of web is the key to develop your business on the ever-changing platform. This requirement has created a whole new career option for web enthusiasts who understand the platform well and know how to draw out the right analyses based on web trends.

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Data Analytics, The Next Big Thing for India Inc

The next set of innovation for India Inc. will revolve around the ‘Big Data’ or data analytics, according to Pramod Haque, managing partner at the US-based venture capital firm Norwest Venture Partners. Speaking at the recently concluded VCCircle Bengaluru Investment Forum, Haque said that the impact of big data would be akin to what ERP did for the information technology sector, which le

IBM ranked as leader in domestic Indian IT market with a 31.4% share in revenues

IBM India led the domestic Indian software market in 2010 with a 31.4% share in the industry’s revenues last year, according to research firm Gartner Inc.

Customers, such as HDFC, SBI, Bharti Infratel and Indian Railways, contributed to IBM India’s 55% market share in the application infrastructure and middle