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Business Intelligence Career Master Plan

By : Eduardo Chavez, Danny Moncada
Book Image

Business Intelligence Career Master Plan

By: Eduardo Chavez, Danny Moncada

Overview of this book

Navigating the challenging path of a business intelligence career requires you to consider your expertise, interests, and skills. Business Intelligence Career Master Plan explores key skills like stacks, coursework, certifications, and interview advice, enabling you to make informed decisions about your BI journey. You’ll start by assessing the different roles in BI and matching your skills and career with the tech stack. You’ll then learn to build taxonomy and a data story using visualization types. Additionally, you’ll explore the fundamentals of programming, frontend development, backend development, software development lifecycle, and project management, giving you a broad view of the end-to-end BI process. With the help of the author’s expert advice, you’ll be able to identify what subjects and areas of study are crucial and would add significant value to your skill set. By the end of this book, you’ll be well-equipped to make an informed decision on which of the myriad paths to choose in your business intelligence journey based on your skill set and interests.
Table of Contents (12 chapters)

Summary

In this chapter, you gained valuable insights and practical advice on how to enhance your proficiency in data analysis. We emphasized the significance of thoroughly mapping out each data source and adopting a systematic process to gain a deeper understanding of your organization’s data requirements. It is important to acknowledge that while this chapter serves as a valuable resource, it is not an exhaustive guide. Rather, it aims to inspire you to explore new avenues and bridge any knowledge gaps you may have in your data architecture. It is your responsibility to adapt and refine these techniques to gather the necessary information effectively. As you accomplish this, your path forward becomes clearer – having identified your sources and obtained the required data, it is now time to derive meaning from it and effectively present it to your intended audience. Preparing to share your data story necessitates honing your skills in data visualization and analysis, empowering you to effectively communicate insights derived from your data.