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TDWI Upside - Where Data Means Business

Data Digest: Hiring Analysts, Getting Value from Data Science, Innovating in Data Collection

These articles explain what to think about when hiring analytics professionals, how to get the most out of your data science team, and why you may benefit from unconventional sources of new data.

Hiring Great Analytics Professionals

This article breaks down the main tasks and skills you might consider when hiring analysts and data scientists.

Read more at CIO

Getting More from Your Data Scientists

Do you understand how data scientists and business users can collaborate for greatest impact? This article explains best practices for getting the most from your data science team.

Read more at Data Informed

Get a Leg Up with Guerrilla Data

In today's hyper-competitive world, you should take any advantage you can find. This article describes how an agricultural data enterprise used unconventional data collection to reach new data sources. These "guerrilla" data efforts created new value; similar stories could play out for your enterprise if you have the foresight to seek them out.

Read more at Forbes

About the Author

Quint Turner is an editorial intern at TDWI and an undergraduate English student at Skidmore College. Follow his blog at

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