An extension of the Data Science process – OSEMIC

One of the most famous taxonomies of data science is OSEMN pronounched ‘Awesome’. It stands for Obtain, Scrub, Explore, Model, Interpret. I was recently chatting to some data scientists on twitter and they pointed out that shouldn’t it be OSEMIC? Obtain, Scrub, Explore, Model, Interpret and Communicate!!! I hadn’t thought of this, but I agree…… Continue reading An extension of the Data Science process – OSEMIC

The challenge of Data Science

I recently saw this –¬†https://dartthrowingchimp.wordpress.com/2015/03/19/data-science-takes-work-too/¬†which is basically an article about the workload of Data Science. This is a personal and opinionated piece, and all my views are my own and do not reflect anyone else’s. Yet I feel strongly as a working Data Analyst that one of the real unseen challenges is communicating or having…… Continue reading The challenge of Data Science