The Growth of Female Professionals in Big Data

July 30th, 2014

Despite a shortage of women in technology – fewer than 8 percent of chief information officers in the U.S. are female – the big data career landscape shows a different evolution. More than 25 percent of chief data officers are women. This step toward gender diversity could be due to the fact that data science […]

The Big Data Hiring Boom: What It Means for Your Career

May 1st, 2014

Big Data is creating jobs for more than just analysts. Whether you have the ability to compile and analyze data or the communication skills to translate it to decision makers, embracing Big Data can fast-track your career. Currently, businesses need people who can: Create programs to gather data Compile and analyze data Communicate the relevance […]

Demand for Big Data Professionals is High – How to Leverage it in Your Job Search

January 10th, 2014

Are you considering a job in Big Data analysis? If it’s even a remote possibility, go for it! The market is wide open and the laws of supply and demand are heavily weighted in your favor. BY 2018, the U.S. will face a shortfall of 35 percent – or up to 180,000 job candidates – […]

Are You Experienced?

June 14th, 2013

If this title made you think of Jimi Hendrix, chances are you have several years of job experience under your belt. Many people who have twenty or more years of solid work history are finding themselves in the market for a new job—frequently not by choice. As an experienced professional, you may hear that you’re […]