Salary expectations in the data and analytics industry have been greatly inflated by the hype surrounding this sector, especially for data scientists. But when even data quality practitioners are demanding a premium for their skills, what can employers do? David Reed considers.
Data scientists work in a multitude of industries, applying similar principles to different scenarios. Asitang Mishra of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab told an audience that what he thinks those principles are and how he applies in them in the context of the US space agency.
Five teams of researchers presented data-driven solutions to societal and environmental problems at the end of August. They had just completed a 12-week Data Science for Social Good Fellowship Programme at Imperial College London. Toni Sekinah reports.
Imposter syndrome can affect almost anyone, even those high-achievers who seem to be secure in their abilities. Data professional Tola Alade spoke to Toni Sekinah about how being unable to recognise her achievements has affected her career and the steps she has taken to address that.