Part 1: Applications Written by Aaron Geelon So If you already have a solid understanding of word embeddings and are well into your data science career, skip ahead to the next part! Human language is unreasonably effective at describing how we relate to the world. With a few, short words, we can convey many ideas […]

Q&A with Adarsh Srinivas, Springboard Data Science Intensive Alumnus While working toward his Master’s Degree in Information Systems, Adarsh became passionate about using data to help companies make smarter decisions. He started searching for an intensive, mentor-led program that would help him learn Data Science skills that were not covered in his coursework, with the […]

Students across the world have used Springboard courses to help advance their skills and their data science careers and they’ve proudly displayed their Springboard certifications for the world to see. Many of them, before they sign up, wonder whether or not the Springboard program is a good fit for them. In order to simplify that […]

This is a guest post from    We’re thrilled to announce that Springboard is a top-rated coding school on SwitchUp! The bootcamp review site SwitchUp recently released their year-end ‘Best Data Science Bootcamps’ list, and Springboard ended the year with 13 alumni reviews at 4.9 stars. Springboard takes student feedback seriously, and it was […]

Intro: How to install Python on Windows Python is a widely used general-purpose programming language. It’s a great tool for data scientists for data exploration, visualization and analysis and is one of the most popular tools for data mining and data wrangling. You’re going to want to learn how to install Python if you want to […]

Machine learning interview questions are an integral part of the data science interview and the path to becoming a data scientist, machine learning engineer or data engineer. Springboard created a free guide to data science interviews so we know exactly how they can trip candidates up! In order to help resolve that, here is a curated and […]

At Springboard, dozens of students have successfully made a career change. One of those students is Tommy Koo. Tommy previously worked in finance, but didn’t find his job fulfilling. He was more interested in design. Eager to make a change, he enrolled in Springboard’s UX Design workshop and developed a strong relationship with his mentor Sadok. […]

At Springboard, we provide data scientist training with our mentored workshops, one in the Foundations of Data Science, and one in Data Science Intensive workshop as well. Data scientist training is something that we’ve gotten very good at providing with personalized mentoring from industry experts who work at companies such as Facebook, Uber, and LinkedIn. We’re […]

If you’re testing out your data skills and have decided that you’re best suited for a data analyst role (perhaps our quiz can help), then you’ve come to the right place for a discussion of the data analyst job description. See what roles and requirements lie in the role, and see what a sample data […]

If you’re most suited for data science roles, something you can check with our data scientist training quiz, you can pursue the following data scientist job description to see what your roles and responsibilities will be. You’ll be able to get access to learning resources that will help you become a data scientist and go […]