Download a Free Copy of Jigsaw’s new eBook ‘Beginners’ Guide to Analytics’

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Another exciting moment for Team Jigsaw. Hot on the heels of the launch of our new course ‘Analytics for Beginners’, we are now happy to share with all of you a free copy of our eBook ‘Beginners Guide to Analytics’. You can download it by visiting the Free Trial section of our website and signing up for a 15 day trial, which allows you to experience our courses and videos at no cost at all. Once inside the free trial section, click on Free Resources to download the ebook.

As you know, we at Jigsaw are passionate about analytics and audaciously believe that in a few years every facet of our lives will be driven by analytics and that the success of any business will depend on the effectiveness and aggressiveness of its data initiatives. But in spite of all this furor there are many who still don’t understand these data related buzz words.

This book is really for all of you. I co authored this book along with our CEO Gaurav Vohra and we made sure we used simple language and easy to understand fun examples, so that it can be useful for even complete novices to data analytics. We aimed to give you an understanding of the many aspects of data analytics and the many popular tools and technologies used, while also explaining its application in various industries and across business functions. We also explain why Data Analytics is the hottest career of the 21st century and explore the future that’s in store for those who invest in gaining data analysis skills.

This book is also a useful companion to those of you enrolled in Jigsaw’s ‘Analytics for Beginners’ course. Here is a quick look at the topics the book covers:

        1. What is Analytics   

  • Descriptive vs Predictive 

        2. How is Analytics used?        

  • Application in Industries like Retail, E-commerce, Finance, Sports and others like healthcare, education, telecom etc
  • Application in business functions like Marketing, Sales,  Supply chain management, HR and others  like Finance, IT, Manufacturing and Strategy

        3. Careers in Analytics               

  • What does a data scientist do?
  • A day in the life of a data scientist
  • How does one become a data scientist?
  • Innate abilities
  • Technical skills
  • Career path in analytics
  • Salaries in analytics

        4. Popular analytics tools         

  • Paid tools
  • Free tools 

        5. Future of Analytics

        6. Introduction to Big Data      

  • What is Big Data?
  • Where is Big Data used?
  • Big Data Technologies
  • Big Data specialists 

        7. Appendix- List of Analytics and Big Data Resources 

Download your FREE eBook Now and enter the exciting inevitable world of Data.

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