Data Science Isn’t for Everyone

I don’t believe in “data science for all.” Just as I don’t believe everyone should be a surgeon, or an opera singer, or a pilot. I think that, like these other occupations, data science is a specialized job that requires expertise and high-level skills. To me, the campaign for “data science for everyone,” is an […]

10 Data Literacy Skills to Become a Data Citizen

Data literacy skills are increasingly top-of-mind for corporate learning and development initiatives. A recent webinar guest, Daryl D’Cruz, shared, “data literacy skills are the building blocks of digital transformation.” Who needs Data Literacy Skills? The definitions of “data literacy” vary. At QuantHub, we know that the level of data skills needed in some roles is greater […]

Webinar Recap: Data Literacy with David Ciommo

Last month we had the privilege of hosting David Ciommo, Data Visualization Principal at Humana, for a webinar, “Data Literacy: The Catalyst to Deeper Insights & Actionable Opportunities.” David’s career started in graphic design and has evolved into a passion for data literacy, data visualization, and data storytelling. Watch David’s full presentation here. Why does Data […]

Why Upskilling Is Important to Any 2021 Strategic Plan

Upskilling is the latest workplace trend—and it’s one you should follow, because it’s revolutionary. Business owners are always looking for new strategies to increase workplace productivity, creativity, employee loyalty, and overall company growth. Upskilling could be the answer for employers and employees alike. So, why is it necessary?   The Skills Gap Most Americans enjoyed […]

Data Fluency – The Bridge Between Data and Impact

Data fluency is a critical business capability, but in my experience working with many different organizations across a variety of sectors, it’s easier to tell the companies that aren’t data fluent from the ones that are. This post is was written by QuantHub contributor, Jennifer R. Burnett, Ph.D, President of Caliber Talent Solutions. The necessity for organizations […]

A Roadmap for Creating a Data Literacy Program

A Guide for HR, L&D and Data Leaders Source: katemangostar Introduction Over the past several years, we’ve seen companies scrambling to hire teams of data scientists, data engineers, and data analysts in the race to become “data-driven”.  Studies show that the return on these expensive hiring efforts has been lacking. For example, according to a New […]