Case studies and take-home assignments are common when you apply for a data science job. In this video, learn how to avoid the common pitfalls associated with take-home assignments.
- How do you prepare for a data science case study? … All you usually get is a dataset and some instructions, … which might be vague. … Pursuing a good result in a time crunch can be challenging. … In this video, I'll walk you through some strategies … of how you can prepare for a data science case study. … The first thing you need to know … is the purpose of a case study. … It's to see how you do as an employee of the company, … without you actually being an employee. … A case study may involve messy data, … which may or may not include a data dictionary, … a vague open-ended business question, … which may have no solution, … or a presentation of results to a group of people, … which may or may not be data scientists. … If this sounds vague, this is because business problems … are not always clear. … For case studies where you have days … or even a week to complete the task, … you might be able to email them to ask questions. … If you have questions, it's a potential opportunity … to showcase your communication skills …
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