How To Learn Data Science on Your Nights and Weekends. An enlightening interview with Fernando Hidalgo.

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Our guest today is Fernando Hidalgo. He's a self-taught coder and is currently a data scientist at Discovery Communications. He is interested in startups, block chain technology and helping others navigate the tech career field. Let’s hear what he has to say about data science and learn how you can follow in his shoes to earn the tech career you desire through online courses and personal projects on your nights and weekends.

Key Takeaways:

  • improve yourself bit by bit, day by day
  • build your business knowledge so you can better provide value and make yourself an appealing candidate/employee
  •  projects are far more important for getting hired than earning the skills taught in courses



Show Notes:

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