Meet the Team: Nihar Parikh, Analytics and Data Science Recruiter

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If you look real fast, you can see Nihar Parikh speeding around the streets of Chicago on his new carbon fiber bike.  To survive those busy and icy streets, Nihar uses the same skills that make him a great recruiter:  steadiness, speed and efficiency.  Nihar has proven himself to be an insightful assessor of technical… Read more »

Meet the Team: Nancy Darian, Analytics and Data Science Recruiter

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Go Cubbies!  Ever since Nancy Darian relocated to the Chicago area to attend Northwestern University she has been a die-hard Cubs fan.  Her dreams came true this year when the Cubs won the World Series.  She would like to help you realize your career dreams in analytics and data science.  Put her 12 years of statistical… Read more »

Professional Development – DMA Analytics Journal

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Continuing professional development is a critical part of anyone’s career.  Some career paths have fewer options for that development than others.  Professional associations can step into that breach.  The Direct Marketing Association (DMA) Analytics-CRM Community has created a professional journal for statisticians, business analysts and data scientists. It is written and refereed by volunteers, most… Read more »

Savvy Actuaries Embrace Predictive Modeling

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Stuart Rose, Global Insurance Marketing Director at SAS, said insurance companies can increase profits by utilizing analytics across five business areas: Actuarial, Claims, Customer, Channel and Risk. Actuarial The Society of Actuaries has recently posted a number of interesting articles on the use of predictive modeling in life underwriting and quantifying mortality risk. Towers Watson… Read more »