Business Skills Training

for Data Scientists

We have developed a series of trainings covering important business skills for data scientists.  The full course covers two days, but single and half-day trainings can be custom-built from the following modules (click modules for descriptions)

    • Understanding the business organization and key stakeholders surrounding the data scientist.
    • Understanding the place of analytics within the broader organization, including the main types of analytics deliverables as well as the sponsorship, funding and approval of analytics projects.
    • Developing solutions in a manner that maximizes their ability to deliver final business value.
  • We cover the processes of establishing and managing of stakeholder expectations and discuss how to continue execution and delivery of projects in a way that builds trust

  • We cover the basic principles of visualizing analytic results, laying the groundwork for how to best design visual representations of analytic insights within a business environment

  • This module describes in further detail the best ways to design tables and graphs for best communication of critical data insights while minimizing distracting visual clutter

  • This module provides an overview and specific examples of cultural dimensions and discusses how they can impact the data scientists’ work within an organization

  • We cover the basic principles of visualizing analytic results, laying the groundwork for how to best design visual representations of analytic insights within a business environment

  • In this module, we cover

    • oral communication (including PowerPoint presentations),
    • listening skills, and
    • the process of reaching agreements with peers, management, and stakeholders

Some feedback from past participants

“The lecturer gave great insight in how this is applied to a project and your work

“The soft skill lessons are fun and useful and a nice switch from the hard skill lessons”

 

I really like the calm and clear style of the lecturer, he does a great job bringing across the message and does a very good job in keeping you engaged”

“Awesome”

 

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