Want to be a highly sort after job candidate in this job-scarce economy? Then arm yourself with some data analysis skills. As human resource managers are experiencing a shortage of job candidates with data analysis skills.
According to the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), data analysis is currently one of the most sort-after and lucrative skills a job candidate could have. A career path in data analysis also promises a great deal of success for any candidate with the right aptitude.
SHRM also states that 59% of organizations are planning on increasing the number of position data analysis will hold at their companies within the next five years.
Sam Paddock, the CEO, and co-founder of GetSmarter, an online e-learning platform based in Cape Town, South Africa said:
“The advent of the big data era has resulted in data analysis becoming integrated into almost every application across all sectors and areas of business. So it’s not surprising that data analysis is considered the most important skill for any professional to learn.”
Paddock and company believe that online short courses do go a long way in arming individuals with data analysis …read more
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