Is data science for me, will I be able to excel in it?

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I've never worked as an analyst before and I'm not sure if i'll excel in it. Will I be able to learn and understand data analytics?
Nov 8, 2018 in Career Counselling by Ali
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Honestly I believe in skills over talent or luck. Nobody is born with talents, they build it over a period of time. Let me give you an example, when you're playing a game do you just try your luck or calculate all the possibilities and analyze the risk?

If you're a person who analyzes the risk and considers all probabilities, you'll love studying this subject and you'll love your job as an analyst.
answered Nov 8, 2018 by Maverick
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You'll do amazing if you have the following skills:

  1. Critical thinking
  2. A little bit of coding
  3. Math
  4. A little bit of AI
  5. Communication
  6. Data architechture
  7. Analysis skills​
answered Feb 11, 2019 by Mariam

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