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[1 Oct 2021 | One Comment | ]
2020 Bachelor’s Degree Recipients in Statistics Show Resilience

This spring’s respondents to the ASA survey of 2020 bachelor’s graduates reported a challenging, stressful, and prolonged job search, although the results also show an unemployment rate roughly the same as the rate for the 2016 and 2017 respondents, higher median salaries, and hiring by a variety of companies.

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[1 Jan 2021 | Comments Off on To Get a PhD or Not to Get a PhD? Part 4 | ]

The ASA Committee on Applied Statisticians gives you the experiences of four statisticians who took different paths after their master’s degrees. This month, Erin Twomey-Wilson explains why she found a master’s degree to be the best fit for her.

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[1 Sep 2012 | Comments Off on The Emergence of Analytics in the World of Business Decisionmaking | ]
The Emergence of Analytics in the World of Business Decisionmaking

Analytics is an emerging field of modern data analysis used to help companies and people drive important decisions. In this article, Aric LaBarr examines why analytics is important and who makes a good analyst.