What are the challenges of building a data team at a startup? originally appeared on Quora – the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.
Answer by Monica Rogati, Data Science advisor, formerly the VP of Data at Jawbone and LinkedIn, on Quora: Building a good data team is a challenge anywhere, but there are some questions that startups in particular have to consider: Goals: Why do you need a data team? Are there concrete goals for them to work towards, or do you want to appease your investors? What do you expect them to do in a year?
Author: Monica Rogati