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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)

Subject matter expertise

SME is an elevated level of knowledge or skill in a particular area or field. It is often gained through years of experience and education in the field. Subject matter experts are often sought out by others to provide their expertise on a specific topic or issue. There are many benefits to having subject matter experts on a team. Subject matter experts can provide valuable insights and guidance, help to solve problems, and develop innovative ideas. They can also help to train and develop others in the field.

If you are looking to develop your own subject matter expertise, there are a few things you can do. First, make sure you have some strong foundational knowledge in the field. There are many ways to gain this knowledge, be it through education, training, or experience. Second, stay up to date on the latest developments in the field by reading industry publications, attending conferences, and networking with other professionals. Finally, be willing to...