Monthly Archives: January 2016

How to Hire and Test for Data Skills: a One-Size-Fits-All Interview Kit

Update: Click here to view the Strata presentation video covering this topic. Most people will agree that interviewing is one of the most difficult and least enjoyable professional activities in which we engage. Given the recent demand for data analytics and data scientist skills, it has become an increasingly daunting task for managers to adequately […]

New Year’s Resolution: Move Beyond the Data Help Desk

It’s the first week back to work after the holidays. People are announcing personal goals for the year and New Year’s resolutions. It’s also a good time to apply that same reflective approach towards the health of your company or organization. Most large companies have a few good data people. They’re usually the ones that […]