Internet companies looking to start a data science team in the area of recommendation systems, discovery, advertisement technology, product or analytics often get overwhelmed with the challenges and specific characteristics of hiring, building and growing a team. They can become confused by all t... (more) Recently I wrote here an answer to Are too many people training to become data scientists? I mentioned that many candidates were barely qualified, although they considered themselves data scientists. I received a lot of questions asking me: "What do you mean by barely qualified?"
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