Michael OngMingHao

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AWS for Beginners: Learning To Use Big Computing For Small Projects

I’ve recently started handling all my own hosting through Amazon Web Services. That might seem crazy — it’s not like I’m running Netflix or some computationally demanding startup in my free time — but I’ve a found that learning AWS has been a rewarding, interesting, and even worthwhile pursuit. …

Data Prep, Tools, and Teams: What it Takes to Create Data Value

Today’s companies don’t have a data problem - they have a data <i>value</i> problem. We talked about this a lot in 2017 (here’s just one example), but alas, …

How to Set Up a Free Data Science Environment on Google Cloud

Whether you're running out of memory on your local machine or simply want your code to run faster on a more powerful machine, there are many benefits …

Ten Signs Your Lousy Job Isn't Going To Get Better

Dear Liz,<p>I took my current job almost two years ago. The job wasn’t bad for the first year but it’s gotten worse and worse since then.<p>I keep hoping things will get better in the company but so far they haven’t. A new VP came in but he didn’t last. He was out within six months. We don’t know whether …

The Workplace

Did This Employee Take Work-Life Balance Too Far?

Dear Liz,<p>I have a problem with one of my employees. She’s a terrific employee and I’m glad she’s on my team, but she’s driving me crazy right now.<p>“Lisa” joined the company a year ago in an administrative role and got promoted to a project manager position.<p>I became Lisa’s manager in October.<p>At my …

"Should I do a Data Science bootcamp?"

Since I wrote a review of my experience with The Data Incubator bootcamp, a lot of people have reached out in one way or another wondering if they …

4 Tips For Finding A Career Mentor

If taking your business to the next level is one of your New Year’s Resolutions, finding a good mentor (or a network of mentors) can be the first step. Many experienced entrepreneurs are more than happy to take the time to help someone else learn from their experiences and avoid the mistakes they …

Avoiding the ML hipster trap

Source: PexelsMachine Learning hipster effectMachine Learning is very in vogue at the moment. I feel that a pressure some junior data scientists and …

Machine Learning

What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2018

Plus a free downloadable template.<p>Let’s be honest: Writing a resume is a drag.<p>After all, this isn’t exactly a task for the gainfully employed. If …

These 5 Behaviors Will Determine If Your Career Will Be a Success or a Failure in 2018

If you want to win in your career this year and stand out, you're going to have to be proactive and do what most won't.<p>A New Year brings a new opportunity for professionals to make important decisions that will help them succeed in their career and standout. The tangible results of success can …

personaldevelopment

30 highly successful people share their New Year's resolutions for 2018

To help you come up with ideas, Business Insider asked successful industry leaders and entrepreneurs to share what they've resolved to do over the next year.<p>Find out what 30 super-successful people plan to accomplish in 2018.<p><i>Libby Kane, Lauren Lyons Cole, Tanza Loudenback, Áine Cain, Rich Feloni,</i> …

My goals for a better morning routine in 2018

<b>It comes down to eliminating distractions and preparing for optimal efficiency.</b><p>"At the end of the day, let there be no excuses, no explanations, no …

An Almost Guaranteed Way to Achieve Every Goal You Set This Year

The first step: Stop thinking of your goal as the most important thing. How matters infinitely more than what.<p>New Year's resolutions: We love to make them. And, statistics show, we almost never keep them. (Eighty percent of people who make New Year's resolutions abandon them by the second week of …

Motivation

11 Things You Can Do Today to Be More Respected, Productive, and Impressive at Work

A few quick and dirty strategies to be more successful at work<p>The path to professional success is long, and often winding. It’s a combination of …

Time Management

What Is Luck, And Does It Affect Your Chances Of Success?

I can’t count how many successful people I’ve known who, when asked how they got to where they are today, have simply said they were “lucky.” It’s true that a little modesty never hurt anyone, but luck isn’t what separates those who get what they want in life from those who don’t. What most people …