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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)

Finding the right interview

There are a few things you can do to find the right business intelligence interview:

  • Network with people in the field: Attend industry events, connect with people on LinkedIn, and reach out to friends and family who work in business intelligence. The more people you know in the field, the more likely you are to hear about job openings.
  • Search for job openings online: There are a number of websites that list business intelligence jobs, such as Indeed, LinkedIn, and Dice. You can also search for job openings directly on the websites of companies you’re interested in working for.
  • Reach out to recruiters: Recruiters specialize in finding candidates for open positions. They can help you find job openings that match your skills and experience.
  • Prepare for the interview: Once you’ve found a job interview, take some time to prepare. Make sure you know your resume inside and out, and practice answering common interview questions...