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VIDEO: Recorded Talk - Analytics Beyond Excel with Kevin Birnbaum

By Emily Wilson • August 06, 2020

Watch a recording of Metis Sr. Data Scientist Kevin Birnbaum's talk on Analytics Beyond Excel at the new Wake Forest University Financial Services and Fintech Hub.

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Data Scientist Roundup: The Importance of Data Literacy in Business, Classification & Regression Trees, & Much More

By Emily Wilson • July 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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Filling in the Corporate Training Gaps: Michael Galvin's Article in Training Industry Magazine

By Metis • July 28, 2020

For the most recent issue of Training Industry Magazine, our Executive Director of Corporate Training, Michael Galvin, wrote an article on the most important data and analytics capabilities for today's companies. What are the top 3? Find out here.

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Made at Metis: Predicting Stock Performance & AI-Generated Guided Meditations

By Emily Wilson • July 27, 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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Two Metis Team Members Featured in New Book, 'Mothers of Data Science'

By Emily Wilson • July 23, 2020

In a book published last week, read interviews with two Metis team members – Chief Data Scientist Debbie Berebichez and Data Scientist Alice Zhao – about their experiences as mothers and data scientists.

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Upcoming Webinar 7/30: How to Empower Your Business with Data Literacy

By Metis • July 22, 2020

In today’s business environment, companies need data-literate employees who can make data-driven decisions. But how do you build this type of data-driven culture? Register to hear Metis Chief Data Scientist Debbie Berebichez discuss this topic live on 7/30, hosted by Training Industry.

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Bootcamp Grad Returns to Online Security Field, Making Impact with New Skills

By Emily Wilson • July 20, 2020

For much of his career, Leon Rosenstein’s primary working goal has been to stay one step ahead of those seeking to do digital harm. Read how his time in the bootcamp helped him expand and evolve his career trajectory, fuzing his interests in data science and online security.

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Why Data Literacy is Important for Your Business (& How You Can Get Started)

By Emily Wilson • July 17, 2020

In today’s fast-moving business environment, it’s tempting to make decisions based on personal opinion, gut feelings, or groupthink, especially when those options feel like all you have at your disposal. But training and emboldening a data-literate team – from your technical to non-technical employees – opens doors to growth and success. Learn more during our upcoming free training series.

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Founder’s Note: The Evolution of Metis

By Jason Moss • July 15, 2020

Over the past six years, we have built robust local communities around our Data Science Bootcamp campuses in Chicago, New York, San Francisco, and Seattle (which we closed in December). We have been proud to call these cities home, and the countless relationships we've built within the local data science ...

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VIDEO: The State of AI in Banking with Metis Sr. Data Scientist Javed Ahmed

By Metis • July 08, 2020

Metis Sr. Data Scientist Javed Ahmed recently took part in a panel discussion about The State of AI in Banking during an online Ai4 event. He and the other panelists dove into issues like risk, automation, compliance, and talent. Watch the recorded panel discussion here.