SAS vs. R: The Deeper Dive
Analytics
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Analytics
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SAS vs. R: The Deeper Dive

lburtch - May 7, 2014

Last month I conducted a quick “flash survey” of my network to quantify the preferences of the Burtch Works network, and asked: Which do you prefer to…

The Great Debate: SAS vs. R
R Programming Language
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R Programming Language
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The Great Debate: SAS vs. R

lburtch - April 14, 2014

I’ve been recruiting analytics talent for over 30 years, and now over the past few years I have watched open source R seemingly catapult to popularity alongside…

Tips for Hiring Data Scientists
Analytics
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Analytics
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Tips for Hiring Data Scientists

lburtch - March 14, 2014

This post is contributed by Frank Lo, an experienced data science professional and friend of Burtch Works. Frank is currently the Head of Data Science at Wayfair,…

What Could Immigration Reform Mean for Analytics?
Analytics
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Analytics
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What Could Immigration Reform Mean for Analytics?

lburtch - July 23, 2013

Immigration reform has been on the lips of almost every political commentator in the past few weeks. The topic is heavily debated and cumbersome in detail, but…

Analytics
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Salary Changes for Quant Workers: What Can You Expect?

lburtch - May 4, 2013

One of the most interesting parts of my job (or at least the part that my candidates find most interesting) is staying informed about the market value…