Dr. Cheryl Richards, the CEO of Northeastern University-Charlotte and Charlotte’s 2014 Woman of the Year, spoke to a crowd at Skookum for a Tech Talk about data analytics. Here are some excerpts on analytics in business and how it pertains to Charlotte.
David MacEachern was itching to leave his job in sales and move into a role in data analytics, but he kept getting stuck in the interview process. “I didn’t know how to speak the language of exact tools,” he says.
When you think of a data analyst, you probably picture someone sitting in the back room of the office, pounding on his computer keyboard, sorting through millions of rows of data looking for a nugget of useful information.
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Rasoul is a mathematician and statistician at Integrated Systems Design, and holds a PhD in Applied Mathematics from UNC Charlotte. He has served on university faculties teaching mathematics and quantitative methods, and was recently an Adjunct Professor of Quantitative Analysis.