Shastri Harris

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How to Gauge Your Happiness At Work: Interview with Ron Nash

Early on in my career I was commuting 50 hours per month to work. By the time I got home I would crash. I was so sick of gridlock traffic that I rented a room in a townhouse near the office (because I figured I could make $800 in 50 hours to cover the expense).<p>In that room was a 2-inch thick …

worklife

The Bring Sally Up challenge

Lab Rat Profile<p><b>Name:</b> <i>Ben Hobson</i> <b><br>Job:</b> <i>Web Editor at Runner’s World</i> <b><br>Challenge:</b> <i>Practise viral workout ‘Bring Sally Up’ for 28 days</i> <b><br>Claim:</b> <i>The unofficial</i> …

How To Become a Data Scientist And Get Hired

<b>By Mark van Rijmenam (Datafloq)</b><p>The Big Data Scientist is said to be the sexiest job of the 21st century and it is likely to be very well paid. …

Big Data

6 Ways To Use Analytics To Better Manage A Workforce

Marketing, finance, supply chain: your business relies on analytics to run all of these functions.<p>But your workforce? Not so much. According to a recent survey of about 350 HR leaders worldwide, less than 16 percent use analytics to dig into their data to predict and get ahead of looming talent …

Data Warehousing

Principles of Data Mining and the Scientific Method

This post is intended to serve as an overview of the principles of data mining, and the important stages in the process. Various aspects of these …

Data Mining Quick Guide

Data Mining - Quick Guide<p>Advertisements<p>Data Mining - Overview<p>There is a huge amount of data available in the Information Industry. This data is of no …

Four Ways to Develop Customers for Life

Take a minute to think about your ideal customer. This looks different for every business, but there’s a common thread, no matter what industry …

Customer Experience

Data Preparation: Under the Hood of Analytics Software

Say you want to buy a car. You go to a dealership and the salesman points out an attractive looking vehicle. “This is a great car”, he says, “Just …

Key Take-Aways From Gartner's 2015 Magic Quadrant For Business Intelligence And Analytics Platforms

Business Intelligence (BI) platforms grew 9% in 2013, and are projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.7% through 2018.<p>These and other insights are from the Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms (client access) written by Rita L. Sallam, Bill …

Big Data