Consider This: Which would you rather have at your company? The world’s greatest data scientist working alone in a corner lab or data that will make all of the employees of your company one percent more productive?
I suspect that most organizations, with a little thought on the subject, would choose the latter. And yet, as companies enter into the world of Big Data most seem to be choosing the former. Indeed, ‘data scientist’ is one of the hottest new corporate jobs around.
Author: Brad Peters