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harrietthespy in San Pedro, California

Updated 13 months ago

Access Certification -- study with what? - 2 Replies

Greetings. I'm already studying MOS study guide exam 77-730 (Access). I printed the webpage Microsoft publishes giving the overview of what will...

harrietthespy in San Pedro, California

Anyone know Volgistics?

Hey all. The care center where I volunteer is considering Volgistics for keeping track of volunteer information. Does anyone know whether it can do...

GMHarris in Poughkeepsie, New York

Updated 48 months ago

Getting a data analyst job. - 52 Replies

How did you get your start doing data analyst work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a particular...

Chrisfs in Berkeley, California

Self teaching vs Stats grad program for data analyst job.

Hello, I have 10 years experience using Excel, Access and a proprietary database at a organization with about 50 employees. I do data entry,...

totallyhappycrop in Kingston, Ontario

How to transition from other scientific fields to Data Analytics

I am a biologist with 8 years of data analytics experience using both SAS and R. I have SQL querying capabilities. However my resume says "Biologist"...

Educator in Fargo, North Dakota

Career Switch from Education to Data Analyst

I posted this before and didn't get a reply, so I thought I'd ask it again. How would you suggest making the switch from education to data analysis?...

Educator in Fargo, North Dakota

Career Change

How do would you recommend making the change from a career in education to one in data analysis? I've been a classroom teacher, a principal, and am...

Kate in Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom

Courses for Data/MI Analyst roles

Hi, I am currently employed as an Information support Analyst by the company I work for but I feel, and it has been agreed by them, that my job...

Jarod in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Updated 87 months ago

How do I make a career change from a physicist to a data analyst? - 1 Reply

Is it possible to transition from being a physicist to a data analyst without doing a masters in something (ie statistics or computers)? ...

victorakintola@*****.*** in Lembeek, Belgium

Updated 89 months ago

What are the best data analyst qualifications and training to get ahead? - 1 Reply

What is the best training for becoming a data analyst? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective data...

Esther Muula in South Africa

Updated 91 months ago

sql course - 2 Replies

I would like to be a data analyst but I don't have any knowledge in sql. Would the course for MCTS/MCITP be a good choice to learn sql skill for...

chucks4mee in Los Angeles, California

Interview question

Hi, I have interview coming up for a Analyst position. I am a bit nervous. Can you guys help me prepare. I have been in my current position for...

Kevin in Woodstock, Illinois

Updated 103 months ago

Data Analyst, MIS Analyst, Information Analyst - 1 Reply

More info with regard to the above careers especially on how to improve your skills and qualification.

Mek in Seattle, Washington

Updated 108 months ago

re-enter workforce - 1 Reply

My education includes a B.A. in applied statistics with a math/actuarial background and a B.S. in information systems and exposure in math...

NA in Birmingham, United Kingdom

Good SQL Courses in Birmingham?

Can you recommen any companies that do good courses for SQL Server 05/08 and SSRS, SSAS, SSIS in and around the Birmingham, UK area???

nac71700 in Shepherdsville, Kentucky

Going to data analyst interview...any tips?

I am a teacher and recently received by administration certification. I have an interview with the accountability office (in which I interned two...

dvp in Brighton, United Kingdom

Data integrity analyst job

I've got an interview for a data integrity analyst post i applied for internally within the company i work for. I'm going in cold as i've never...

Nadine in Dallas, Texas

Updated 136 months ago

Tips for data analyst interviews. - 2 Replies

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming data analyst interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?

Toby Berriman in Worksop, United Kingdom

Updated 148 months ago

Top data analyst skills needed to get the job. - 1 Reply

What are the top 3 traits or skills every data analyst must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your data analyst...


What are typical data analyst salaries?

Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field? What skills should you learn to increase...


What do you enjoy most about your data analyst career?

What do you enjoy most about being a data analyst? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn and...


Are data analyst job opportunities growing or declining?

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most data analyst...

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