Georgia Mariani

2月 262015
 
Now that that song is stuck in your head, let’s understand why analytics careers are so HOT. First, a few years ago you may recall the Harvard Business Review article by Thomas Davenport, Data Scientist: The Sexiest Job of the 21st Century. Then there was a recent McKinsey study that […]
5月 212014
 
So far in our Ask the Statistician blog and video series, we have heard responses from statisticians at the Analytics 2013 conference about: The many ways statistics benefit their organizations. The types of statistical analyses used to solve business issues. Best practices for explaining results.       How they put statistical […]
5月 212014
 
So far in our Ask the Statistician blog and video series, we have heard responses from statisticians at the Analytics 2013 conference about: The many ways statistics benefit their organizations. The types of statistical analyses used to solve business issues. Best practices for explaining results.       How they put statistical […]
5月 092014
 
In my previous post in the Ask the Statistician interview series, we heard from statisticians at the Analytics 2013 conference discuss the how their statistical results are put into action within their organizations.  Now let’s learn more about their specific examples of success they have had utilizing these results. Check out […]
4月 102014
 
So far in this Ask the Statistician series, we heard statisticians at the Analytics 2013 conference  discuss the benefits of statistical analysis, the types of statistical techniques they use to solve their business problems and how they share their statistical results with non-technical audiences that need to use this information.  So, the next step […]
3月 122014
 
In my last post in the Ask the Statistician series, we heard statisticians at the Analytics 2013 conference  discuss what types of statistical techniques they use to solve their business problems. Given that these concepts are technical in nature, I wanted to better understand some of their best practices for sharing [...]
2月 132014
 
At the Analytics 2013 conference attendees tend to be more technical than those at a standard business confernece. Knowing this, I set out to get a better understanding of what statistical techniques they use to do their analyses.  Of course that depends on the business question they are trying to [...]
1月 082014
 
Last year, during the  International Year of Statistics, I created a blog series called Ask the Statistician. Since we love celebrating statistics every day at SAS, we decided to continue the series through interviews at the Analytics 2013 conference.  For this project, I ask statisticians from various industries about their use of statistics. Their answers [...]
10月 052013
 
So far in our "Ask the statistician" blog and video series, we have heard responses from statisticians to the following questions: Why is it important to celebrate the International Year of Statistics? How did you became interested in statistics? Why should students study statistics? How do you use statistics? What [...]
10月 052013
 
So far in our "Ask the statistician" blog and video series, we have heard responses from statisticians to the following questions: Why is it important to celebrate the International Year of Statistics? How did y ou became interested in statistics? Why should students study statistics? How do you use statistics? [...]