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BIG Data
6 Key Skills Every
Business Needs
Analytical Skills
Ability to:
• Determine what data to
collect
• How to analyse it – spotting
patterns and links
Creativity
Ability to:
• Come up with new methods
of collecting, analysing and
interpreting data
Mathematics and
Statistics
Ability to:
• Crunch the numbers
Computer Science
Ability to:
• Come up with algorithms
• Understand Hadoop,
Python, Pig, etc.
Business Skills
Ability to:
• Understand the business
objectives and
information needs
Communication
Skills
Ability to:
• Present data (both verbal
and written) to ensure the
insights are understood and
acted ...
Big Data: The 6 Key Skills Every Business Needs
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Big Data: The 6 Key Skills Every Business Needs

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Here are the 6 most important skills businesses require to address their big data needs.It is based on this blog post http://ow.ly/EQUhb by Bernard Marr.

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Big Data: The 6 Key Skills Every Business Needs

  1. BIG Data 6 Key Skills Every Business Needs
  2. Analytical Skills Ability to: • Determine what data to collect • How to analyse it – spotting patterns and links
  3. Creativity Ability to: • Come up with new methods of collecting, analysing and interpreting data
  4. Mathematics and Statistics Ability to: • Crunch the numbers
  5. Computer Science Ability to: • Come up with algorithms • Understand Hadoop, Python, Pig, etc.
  6. Business Skills Ability to: • Understand the business objectives and information needs
  7. Communication Skills Ability to: • Present data (both verbal and written) to ensure the insights are understood and acted upon.

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