What’s The Difference between Data Scientists and Rocket Scientists?

July 19, 2012

This post was written by Greta Roberts, CEO, Talent Analytics, Corp. on 18 July 2012. Comment below!

After attending several analytics conferences over the last month, I’m beginning to understand an important nuance about the community we call “analytics” worked by “analytics professionals” or “data scientists.”  It seems as if the defining boundary of our discipline is almost always that we data scientists apply ourselves to business, organizational, and market data.