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The role of credentials in data science career progression

Data and AI domains continue to enjoy job growth rates in excess of 40% per annum.  Join this panel to explore how credentials help both employees and employers navigate towards greater success.


Discussion triggers

  1. What data science skills have you acquired most recently?
  2. How has your skills portfolio evolved over the span of your career thus far?
  3. What are the relative pros and cons between formal training with certification versus on-the-job learning?
  4. What role have credentials played in your career progression?
  5. What is your skills acquisition advice for mid-career professionals exploring options to switch to data science?

Further reading

How to land a job as a SAS professional


The value of SAS certifications

You know the value of your SAS Certification; does the rest of the world?