How to Learn Data Science “on the cheap”
In May 2013, I blogged that ‘Big Data’ is something that HRD professionals should be aware of and have knowledge around and remarked “As HRD professionals, we must be abreast of how we can leverage this data and its analysis for building capacity and capability in our organizations. Building these new skills that are required to handle big data are precisely the point of Virtual HRD”.
If you want to learn more about ‘Big Data’ and the ‘MetaData’ (data about data) topics are all about, there are 7 cheap or free ways to build your skills as noted in the blog referenced here: http://blogs.actuate.com/7-free-or-cheap-ways-to-learn-data-science/
Learn more about big data and metadata from these sources: http://www.pinterest.com/virtualhrd/big-data-and-meta-data/