Not having a college degree in data science makes it difficult to convince others of your skills. Not having any job experience makes it even more difficult. I know, this may not seem fair!
As you worked hard to develop all those skills by spending countless hours on your computer and figuring out how those mind-wracking algorithms work, you think employers have to recognise you as a decent data scientist and give you the job opportunity you are striving for. This will not happen unless you show them all your skills with the solid pieces of evidence by differentiating yourself from the others.
Author: Erdem Isbilen