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Doing Machine Learning Without Hiring (More) Data Scientists

Published: 27 April 2018

ID: G00348659

Analyst(s): Shubhangi Vashisth, Alexander Linden


Many data and analytics leaders face the same dilemma — without data scientists, venturing into machine learning and data science is tricky, but without any successful pilots, convincing the business to hire data scientists is tricky too. Here, we offer proven solutions to tackle this dilemma.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Upskill Existing Staff
  • Partner With Academia
  • Hire Third-Party Professionals
  • Utilize Packaged Analytics Applications

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