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How to Become a Data Scientist Without a Degree

This article will explore what it’s like to be a Data Scientist, the skillset required, and how to acquire these skills using mostly free or cheap …

Data Science

Big Ideas of Maker Centered Education - Seymour Papert #TTPlay #MakerEd #STEM #aussieED @garystager https://t.co/y1nPwXna0I

9 Sites That Make Programming For Kids Fun

A below Ted Talk featuring the charismatic 6th grade programmer Thomas Suarez has shown that programming is a skill that can be learnt at any age. …

450 Free Online Programming & Computer Science Courses You Can Start in December

Six years ago, universities like MIT and Stanford first opened up free online courses to the public. Today, more than 700 schools around the world …

Online Education

The Best Fun Videos For English Language Learners In 2017 – So Far

I use short, funny video clips a lot when I’m teaching ELLs, and you can read in detail about how I use them in The Best Popular Movies/TV Shows For …

Language Learning

Little data analytics

For years, the mantra in the world of business software and enterprise IT has been “data is the new gold.” The idea was that companies of nearly …

Big Data

Positive Brains Are Smarter Brains

Influences on Learning Outlooks<p>A common assumption is that the tendency toward optimism or pessimism is predetermined by genetics. Indeed, research …

10 TED Talks for Educators in 2017

TED Talks are short, informative, and often eye-opening talks given by leaders in their fields addressing all kinds of challenges. Many TED Talks are …

TED Talks

5 publicaciones para comprender por qué el Big Data revolucionará la logística

Si estás en logística y te has preguntado por qué últimamente no paras de encontrarte con las palabras <b>“Big Data”</b> , probablemente necesitas leer estas …

Learning How to Learn: The Most Important Developer Skill

Being an efficient learner is at least as important as being an efficient coder.<p>When you’re a developer, your job requires you to learn every single …

15 Python Libraries for Data Science

If you’ve read our introduction to Python, you already know that it’s one of the most widely used programming languages today, celebrated for its …

Data Storytelling: Separating Fiction From Facts

Data is playing a larger role in day-to-day business conversations than ever before. The ability to communicate with data is now a necessity for business leaders, frontline employees, and everybody in between. People who may have easily avoided discussing data in the past are finding numbers being …

Data Visualization

The Unexpected Influence of Stories Told at Work

Growing up on a Missouri farm, Walt Disney developed a love for drawing after his neighbor, a retired doctor known as “Doc” Sherwood, paid him to draw pictures of his horse. Disney later became a newspaper cartoonist and commercial artist, where he learned how to make commercials from cutout …

Psychology

People who don't spend 5 hours a week online learning will make themselves obsolete, says AT&T CEO

Adapt, or else, is apparently the new marching orders for employees of AT&T.<p>Faced with competition from not just from Verizon and Sprint, but also …

60+ Free Books on Big Data, Data Science, Data Mining, Machine Learning, Python, R, and more

<b>By Brendan Martin,</b> (LearnDataSci).<p>Pulled from the web, here is a great collection of eBooks. While every single book in this list is provided for …

Collection Of 51 Free eBooks On Python Programming | Electronics For You

To use with Raspberry Pi or to program simulation software, here’s bringing 51 super helpful and free ebooks on Python programming that can help you …

Python Programming

The Definitive Guide For Making The Right Career Move

Thinking of changing careers? You’re not alone.<p>More now than ever, people aren’t just changing jobs, they’re changing careers. Thinking of leaving your job to start your own business? You too, are in good company. The rate of MBA grads showing a preference for going into a startup is higher than …

Entrepreneurship

MIT's new visualization tool is a goldmine for data nerds

Love impressing your pals with all there is to know about computer science? Or perhaps state geography is more your thing?<p>MIT Media Lab, in partnership with Deloitte and the data visualization startup Datawheel, has just gone live with perhaps the most extensive tool ever created for mining and …

6 (OK, 7) Big Data and Analytics Learning Resources That Business People Can Understand

Intrigued by analytics? Wish you knew more about it? A lot of people search for information, and land on sites that are, well, too geeky. They’re aimed at programmers, people who pride themselves on knowing all the intricacies of their favorite software, or (eek!) math majors. These are not good …

Big Data

More Ideas in Minutes: 5 Instant Creativity Boosters | Inc.com

Sometimes we talk about creativity as a character trait or inborn ability. Other times we speak of "unleashing" it through some sort of radical lifestyle change such as author Elizabeth Gilbert's globetrotting adventures or various gurus' accounts of quitting their dreary jobs to re-imagine their …

Creativity
Teaching

4 Reasons Why Your Small Business Should Use Google Apps for Work

Google Apps for Work can empower your small business to compete on a large scale. As a cloud-based productivity solution, the package provides …

Apps

Big Data: 33 Brilliant And Free Data Sources Anyone Can Use

Data is ubiquitous — but sometimes it can be hard to see the forest for the trees, as it were. Many companies of various sizes believe they have to collect their own data to see benefits from big data analytics, but it’s simply not true.<p>There are hundreds (if not thousands) of free data sets …

Amazon Web Services

10 Essential Free Online Learning Sites

<b>Online Learning Sites</b> have become very popular among people from all the world whatever their interests are, Online Learning Sites have been helping …

Online Education

43 free career-advancing courses you can take (and actually finish) this summer

Yes, summer is the perfect time to relax and recharge. But, it's also the perfect time to pick up a few new skills. Put that relaxed brain (and work …

OpenCourseware

Getting Started with Statistics for Data Science

15 Feb 2016<p>Learning statistics can be a daunting journey for aspiring data scientists that are not coming from a quantitative field. Whether you are …

8 Things Better Than IQ at Work | Inc.com

This following infographic courtesy of Headway Capital (and created by NeoMam Studios) contains a viewpoint that's becoming increasingly common in the business world. I put my own commentary into a second post.

Infographics

How to make infographics: a beginner’s guide to data visualisation

More NGOs and relief organisations are using maps and charts for campaigning. Learn how to visualise development data<p>As a growing number of international NGOs are using infographics, charts and interactive maps to share success and highlight disaster, how can organisations with less resources …

11 great resources to learn and work in Python

<i>Roger Huang is an entrepreneur who is working on his next venture, and advising several others on growth. This post originally appeared on Code(Love).</i><p>Python is one of our favorite languages. Versatile, and yet easy to grasp, it’s one of the best languages at expressing the logic behind code with a …