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From Analyst to Data Scientist, Grad Finds Her Way Via the Bootcamp

By Emily Wilson • July 02, 2020

This is Vickie Chan’s second time working at Fitch Ratings, one of the largest credit rating agencies in the United States. The first time exposed her to data science; now, she is a Data Scientist. Read how the bootcamp helped her make the transition.

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Data Scientist Roundup: Podcasts, Publications, and Upcoming Talks

By Metis • June 30, 2020

When our Data Scientists aren't teaching the intensive 12-week bootcamps or corporate training courses, they're working on a variety of other projects. This monthly blog series tracks and discusses some of their recent activities and accomplishments.

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Made at Metis: Using Data to Improve B2B Marketing; Examining Germany's Central Political Body

By Metis • June 26, 2020

This post features two projects from recent graduates of our data science bootcamp. Take a look at what's possible to create in just 12 weeks.

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Introducing Our New Bootcamp Prep Course: Python for Beginners

By Metis • June 24, 2020

We know the importance of professional development, especially when roles and careers are continuously evolving. Our team is always looking for ways to deliver new courses that students can use to advance in data science. We’re excited to announce our latest bootcamp prep course: Python for Beginners! Learn more here.

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A Hunger for Data Leads Grad to Role at HelloFresh

By Emily Wilson • June 23, 2020

If you’re not hungry already, you’ll probably be ready to eat by the end of this post. Bootcamp graduate Amy Su works as the Sr. Analyst of Product Operations at HelloFresh, a meal kit delivery service known for all-natural, easy-to-prepare recipes. In addition to catching up with her to discuss her role at the data-driven company, we also talked about the joys of working with food-related data all day.

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Metis Courses Offered Through New Wake Forest University Financial Services and Fintech Hub

By Metis • June 22, 2020

The new Wake Forest University Financial Services and Fintech Hub in Charlotte offers courses on financial industry issues and trends with the goal of meeting ongoing professional development needs in the community. Learn about Metis Corporate Training instructors who will be leading courses and conducting free talks at the hub.

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The Artists of Data Science Podcast Feat. Metis Chief Data Scientist Debbie Berebichez

By Metis • June 19, 2020

In an episode of The Artists of Data Science podcast, host Harpreet Sahota talks with Metis Chief Data Scientist Debbie Berebichez about her belief that everyone has unique gifts and perspectives that should be embraced and celebrated within data science. Learn more and listen!

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VIDEO: Metis Chief Data Scientist Discusses The Making of a Data Scientist

By Metis • June 16, 2020

In the most recent episode of Kaplan's Bold Leaders in Learning, host Brandon Busteed interviews Metis Chief Data Scientist about The Making of a Data Scientist. Watch it in full here.

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Metis Included on Course Report's 35 Best Online Bootcamps of 2020 List

By Metis • June 11, 2020

We're proud to be on Course Report's list of the Best 35 Online Bootcamps of 2020. Here, learn how their team relied on bootcamp-industry expertise and a strict list of criteria to build it out.

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IIA + Burtch Works COVID-19 Impact Analysis Survey Results

By Metis • June 11, 2020

Over the past few months, Burtch Works has teamed up with the International Institute for Analytics (IIA) to survey quantitative professionals about the ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on analytics teams across the country. The most recent wave of results was published this week in a post titled, Have COVID-19 Analytics Impacts Peaked? Read about it here.