Tapping into the Knowledge Bank: 5 Big Data Hiring Trends

March 13th, 2015

The Big Data job market continues to skyrocket, consistent with the ongoing uptick in demand for technical talent across the global economy. The tech industry in the United States grew 21 percent – by nearly 100,000 jobs – in 2013 and looks to be on pace for the same level of momentum this year. Within […]

The Big Data Dream Team: Building It, Managing It & Joining It

January 9th, 2015

The Wall Street Journal recently reported that nearly two-thirds of companies plan to invest in Big Data technology as they plot their upcoming business strategy. But high-tech equipment alone won’t extract the maximum value from an organization’s data. It also requires a team of professionals who offer both relevant IT, software and hardware expertise and […]

Strategies for Recruiting and Hiring Data Scientists

June 13th, 2014

How do you attract the right talent to leverage data science and advance your business? Competition is fierce and data science is very multidisciplinary. The best professionals have a winning combination of mathematical, statistical and quantitative skills and sharp business acumen, all built on a foundation of natural curiosity and communication strength. What to Look […]

“Bigger Data” is On its Way. What Does This Mean for You?

April 30th, 2014

From the dawn of civilization through 2003, the world generated five exabytes of data. We now create that in 48 hours. And by 2020, we’ll create 50 times that. As we multiply data, we also multiply its complexity and the need to make sense of it. Companies with access to more data than their competitors […]