Posts Tagged ‘data analytics’

What are the Components of a Great Statement of Purpose for Data or Business Analytics?

By - Jul 30, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

You have decided to apply to data or business analytics and have narrowed down your list of schools. Now it’s time to complete a statement of purpose (SOP) as part of your application. Although it is becoming increasingly popular for schools to require additional essays, the SOP...

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Want to Study Data Analytics But Don’t Have Relevant Experience or a Quantitative Degree?

By - Jul 21, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

In my experience guiding applicants to data and business analytics programs, I have often encountered applicants who really want to get into data but have little to no experience in the field. Others might have some experience, but lack the quantitative background that is preferred for...

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Data Analytics Master’s Programs: What Do They Want in Applicants?

By - Jul 15, 18:30 PM   Comments [0]

In the last five years, and driven by the tremendous growth of data gathered by companies and institutions across all industries, we have experienced a sharp rise in demand for data analytics jobs, and with that, the birth and expansion of master’s programs in data analytics,...

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Exploring London Business School’s Master’s in Analytics and Management [Episode 297]

By - Feb 10, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Interview with Gareth Howells, Executive Director of the MBA, MiF & Early Career Programmes at London Business School [Show Summary] Harvard Business Review declared in 2012 that being a data scientist is the “sexiest job of the 21st century.” Bloomberg Businessweek’s headline in May 2018 pronounced,...

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The Rise of Masters Programs in Data Analytics and Related Fields

By - Jan 18, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

As companies and institutions are increasingly able to collect vast amounts of information about their suppliers, processes, and customers, they have sought to recruit professionals who are able to extract, represent, and interpret this “big data,” transforming it into usable patterns that can help them...

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