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10 Tools to Help You Learn R

There are several tools to help you grasp the foundational principles and more. The list below gives you an idea of what’s available and how much it costs. comments By Kayla Matthews, Productivity Bytes R is an open-source programming language widely...

5 Key Data Science Job Market Trends

As a comments By Kayla Matthews, Productivity Bytes Data science is considered a relatively new career field. The industry itself and its various platforms, tools and operations have been around for a few years now. As a whole, it’s starting to pick...

6 Reasons Why Python Is Suddenly Super Popular

Python is a general-purpose language — sometimes referred to as utilitarian — which is designed to be simple to read and write. The point that it’s not a complex language is important. comments By Kayla Matthews, Productivity Bytes. You may or may no...

7 Simple Data Visualizations You Should Know in R

This post presents a selection of 7 essential comments By Kayla Matthews, Productivity Bytes Code by Elisa Du, Health Statistics Research Assistant & Abdul Majed Raja, Analytics Consultant Data visualization is an innovative and exciting field. Altho...

Doing Real-Time Data Analysis With Db2 Event Store

IBM unveiled the updated Db2 Event Store platform and various features at its Think 2018 conference, tailored for those in the data industry, including data scientists, and application developers. comments By Kayla Matthews, Productivity Bytes. Note:...

How Data Science Is Improving Higher Education

Increasingly, colleges and universities, as well as governments, are using data science to improve the ways educational institutions do everything from recruiting to engaging with students to budgeting. comments By Kayla Matthews, Productivity Bytes...

Should You Ever Volunteer Your Data Skills for Free?

The question has probably come up of whether it’s ever okay to offer your data-related knowledge to people or organizations for free. Does taking that approach ever benefit you? comments By Kayla Matthews, Productivity Bytes As a data expert, you’re...

The 5 Best Industries to Find a Job in Data Science

There’s never been a better time to pursue a career in this field. With that in mind, here are five extremely practical and exciting fields you could leave a mark on with an education in data science. comments By Kayla Matthews, Productivity Bytes. D...

The Growing Participation of Women in the Data Science Community

We still have a long way to go before the gender representation becomes more equalized, but the field at large indicates hopeful trends about women working in the role or desiring to do so in the future. comments By Kayla Matthews, Productivity Bytes...