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5月 222017
 

Whether it is through your research, projects you tackle or by teaching, you work hard to accomplish your goals and that deserves recognition.  At SAS, we support students and lecturers who want to make an impact in their careers by given them the opportunity to attend and present at an [...]

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11月 032016
 

The job market for individuals with analytical skills is hot, and it’s only getting hotter. A recent study by the McKinsey Global Institute puts the situation in perspective, citing a shortfall of nearly 200,000 professionals with strong analytical skills by the year 2018. Businesses are looking to colleges and universities […]

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8月 222016
 

As I mentioned in Part I of this SAS Back to School Guide, SAS offers many options for teaching and learning SAS at low or no cost. Below, I’ll go into a little more detail on what’s included, common installation questions, license renewals and more. You may also want to […]

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4月 112016
 

In a few short years, the need for people with analytics skills could significantly outpace supply. In fact, recent research from MGI and McKinsey's Business Technology Office says: By 2018, the United States alone could face a shortage of 140,000 to 190,000 people with deep analytical skills as well as 1.5 million […]

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3月 162016
 

Numerous studies and statistics point to the fact that in just a few short years the need for people with analytics skills could significantly outpace supply. With so much talk around the analytics skills gap and the growing market for analytic talent, we wanted to highlight a variety of avenues […]

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2月 042016
 

Numerous studies and statistics point to the fact that in just a few short years the need for people with analytics skills could significantly outpace supply. With so much talk around the analytics skills gap and the growing market for analytic talent, we wanted to highlight a variety of avenues […]

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11月 102015
 

Are you a fan of the television series Game of Thrones or text mining? If your answer is yes and/or yes – then this blog is perfect for you. And don’t worry – I won’t reveal any spoilers. Brad Gross and Srividhya Naraharirao came up with the idea to do […]

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9月 042015
 

Are you a student learning SAS in your classes? Interested in Big Data and the power of SAS Analytics? Here’s your opportunity to show us what you’ve got! At the Academic Summit at SAS Global Forum 2015, an exciting new competition was announced for students – the Student Symposium. This […]

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8月 272015
 

 SAS is here to help. Whether you are teaching students how to use SAS or are using the power of SAS® to apply analytical intelligence to any data in any discipline, we have a variety of resources available to you including our Academic Evaluation Copy Program. SAS Press will provide […]

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5月 042015
 

I just returned from SAS Global Forum, where more than 250 students took advantage of the opportunity to participate in this annual gathering of analytically-minded SAS lovers. While the learning experiences at SAS Global Forum are bountiful, there are a wealth of opportunities available to students year-round. When I first […]

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