December 31, 2019

Data Literacy: A Key Skill in The Future Workplace

In a world driven by data, it is imperative for industry leaders to develop strong Data Literacy within their organization. Data Literacy represents the ability of an organization’s personnel to “identify, understand, operate on, and use data”. The benefits of investing in such a skill are two-fold. On the one hand, it enables accurate, data-based communication among the employees of an enterprise. On the other […]
December 21, 2019
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Three Ways Venture Capital Firms Add Value Beyond A Check

It’s a tough time to be in venture capital. Years ago, VC organizations were the only place for start-ups to get the funding they needed to grow. That’s started to change. In 2018, regulation crowdfunding became more significant in terms of speed to close and funding. For example, Venture Beat found that 60% of start-ups are successful in raising capital through this method compared to […]
December 17, 2019

Part 1: Private Equity Firms Maximize Portfolio Value Without Hiring More Analysts

In private equity, you’re playing a high risk and high reward game. Investors expect significant returns compared to the public markets. As a result, private equity specialists need every advantage. Simply hiring another quantitative investment analyst is not enough. Every PE firm is already doing that. Instead, you need new techniques to increase the value of your portfolio companies. Leverage Points To Boost Private Equity […]
December 6, 2019
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Visualization Libraries for Machine Learning with Python

You managed to install all the Essential Python Libraries for your Machine Learning project. You’ve also analyzed your data and found some interesting patterns that will definitely have an impact on your business solution. Since a well-drawn graph speaks a thousand words, you decide to let the data present itself. However, you are facing again a multitude of Python libraries. Which visualization library to choose […]
December 5, 2019
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Essential Python Libraries for Machine Learning Projects

Are you just starting out with your first Machine Learning project and already asking yourself: “Which Python libraries are needed for Machine Learning?”. Getting started with the Python ecosystem and not getting lost on your way can be a daunting task, and we know it. But we’re here to help and answer your question. We are going to take a look at the essential Python […]
November 21, 2019

What is Advanced Analytics?

Advanced analytics tools are changing the business world. It’s more than data, tables, and spreadsheets. It’s a way to predict your next move, win more customers and reduce risk. Here’s how we think about advanced analytics. What Is Advanced Analytics? Every company will define it differently. Some choose to emphasize the inputs – all the data you can analyze. Others want to emphasize the brand […]
September 13, 2019

Machine Learning: An Introduction

Computers have advanced in many ways since their inception and arguably the most important dimension is in the computational power they provide. It is this increase that ultimately enables machine learning solutions. Machine Learning is an application of artificial intelligence that provides systems the ability to automatically learn and improve from experience without being explicitly programmed. ML brings new techniques across various aspects of business […]
May 13, 2018

7 Tips for a Strong Data Infrastructure

Everything you want to do when it comes to analytics – from the advanced stuff, like data science and machine learning, to the basics – hinges on a solid data infrastructure. In this blog, we provide 7 tips from our experience that will help ensure your data infrastructure supports all of your current and future analytics needs.  This is not an exhaustive or sequential list, […]