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Analytics

Due to advancements in technology, society generates huge swaths of data on a daily basis. Armed with the right knowledge, skills, and tools, an individual or organization can harness this data to draw conclusions that enable smarter business decisions. Below, we have gathered relevant articles, tips, interviews, and how-to guides to help you better understand the role that data plays in business to help you advance your analytics career.

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September 14, 2020

What is an Analytics Engineer?

Are you curious about pursuing a career as an analytics engineer? Here is a deep-dive into the career, its salary, and top responsibilities.

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August 13, 2020

What Does a Data Scientist Do?

Explore the role of a data scientist—including responsibilities, job outlook, salaries, and required skills—and learn how to advance in the field.

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August 7, 2020

How Do I Start a Data Project: Understanding a Project Lifecycle

Explore the six distinct steps data analysts should follow when working on a data analysis project in order to reach their desired output.

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August 3, 2020

How Data Science is Disrupting Supply Chain Management

Find out how advances in data science and artificial intelligence are solving some of the most complex supply chain management challenges.

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July 28, 2020

How To Advance Your Business Analytics Career: 5 Steps to Success

Northeastern’s Master of Science in Business Analytics program is designed to help mid- and senior-level professionals advance in their careers.

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July 23, 2020

5 Top Business Analytics Careers

Learn about the top careers in the business analytics industry, and explore how you can set yourself up for success in these roles.

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July 21, 2020

What Do Statisticians Do? Roles, Responsibilities, and Career Paths

Explore the roles and responsibilities of a statistician along with other similar career paths.

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July 20, 2020

Data Analytics vs. Data Science: A Breakdown

How do data analytics and data science compare? Learn how data analysts and data scientists differ, and how to choose the right career path for you.

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July 14, 2020

What Is Business Analytics? Common Uses, Core Skills, and Career Paths

Here’s what you need to know to excel in a leadership role as a business analyst.

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June 4, 2020

11 Data Science Careers Shaping Our Future

Data science careers are in high demand, but there's a shortage of qualified professionals. Explore the jobs leading the industry and learn how you can break into the field.

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