If you get your trending advice from The Harvard Business Review — and who doesn’t?! — then you may have caught their claim that data scientist is the “sexiest job of the 21st century”.
Bold assertion, we know, though in this case the word “sexy” mainly means “highly in demand” because there’s such a shortage of qualified professionals in this role. According to the HBR: The title has been around for only a few years. . . . But thousands of data scientists are already working at both start-ups and well-established companies.
Author: Kate Emswiler