Going pro in data science summary - AtmaMani/pyChakras Wiki

About the book

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This is a short, easy to read book written in a conversational / blog style. The author shares his views on the industry and what it takes to succeed in data science and dispels some myth along the way. Get it from O'Rielly

Skill sets

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My summary

Overall, the author tries to convey that the skills required for a data scientist is similar to what you would expect from any other scientist working in any other domain. Skills such as a rooting in math, clearly understanding the problem, formulating a hypothesis and using the right tools to either falsify or prove the hypothesis are fundamental.