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We asked nearly 800 of our students to review their time studying with Dataquest, and what it had done for their career. These are the results.
What certificate should I get for data science? We interviewed data science recruiters about job applications and none of them cared about certificates.
The first step in your data science job search: identifying what your options are, and what positions are the best fit for your skill set.
How to create a portfolio of data science projects that will actually help you get a job as a data analyst or data scientist.
How to fill in job application froms, and other things you need to consider when applying for data science jobs, like social media, cover lives, etc.
In this beginner Python tutorial, we’ll take a look at mutable and immutable data types, and learn how to keep dictionaries and lists from being modified by our functions.
Is it better take notes by computer or by hand? The science suggests that the answer isn’t as simple as you might have heard.
There’s no doubt that data scientists are in high demand. But the dearth of data scientists at higher levels, in combination with the “sexiest job” media hype, have attracted a lot of new blood to the profession. That’s caused a bit more competition than you might be expecting when it comes to entry-level positions. So how can you […]
Dataquest’s learning platform is user-friendly enough that if you’d like to, you can simply dive right in. But if you’re the type who likes to flip through the user manual first, this article is for you. In it, we’re going to cover the basic features of the Dataquest platform, and pass along some helpful tips […]
When it comes to learning data science online, students have a wide variety of options, but one of the most basic choices every student must make is whether they’d prefer to learn by reading text or by watching video. Most MOOCs, because they’re based on the traditional college lecture format, present their information via video lectures. Even […]
Data cleaning might not be the reason you got interested in data science, but if you’re going to be a data scientist, no skill is more crucial. Learn how to clean data with Python and pandas in our new course.
Applying for data science jobs? Don’t make a mistake in your project portfolio or Github that could rule you out right out of the gate!
Thinking about kickstarting a career in data analytics? These 10 high-paying jobs may just be the motivation you need to learn more about the data science industry and gain the specific skills you need to succeed.
Are you falling victim to the ‘phone proximity effect’? If you study with your phone close to you, studies suggest it may be hurting your performance.