Data Quotes The amount of data generated in real time is immense. This has created oceans of data from which companies can derive real business value and make better business decisions. The big data market is predicted to grow by 20% this year, and by 2020, every human is expected to generate 1.7 megabytes (of […]

Springboard analyzed salary information to determine what the typical data analyst salary is, which industry pays most, and how you can maximize your earning potential. People send an average of 188 million emails every minute. We watch 4.5 million YouTube videos and fire off 18.1 million text messages in the same timespan. In fact, we […]

For the past decade, data analytics has been one of the most popular fields in information technology (IT)—and for good reason. However, data analytics is not without its challenges, making professionals in the field all the more sought-after. So in what ways is data analytics hard?  While it’s not easy, it’s also not all that […]

A former professional hockey player, Springboard alum Jorge Marin now channels his love for competitive sports into tennis, which he plays at the USTA 4.5 level–the third highest ranking for amateur tennis, according to the National Tennis Rating Program.  Tennis is commonly hailed as one of the toughest sports to master given the variety of physical, […]

To start your career in data analytics, you first need to get a job as an entry-level data analyst. But what is the next step? And where do you go from this entry-level position? ‌ Fortunately, data analysis is an expansive and diverse field that incorporates different disciplines, including information technology, business analysis, project management, and […]

Data analytics is among the most sought-after roles in tech, with LinkedIn showing 164,000+ open positions today. Enterprises across industries and locations are hiring for various data analyst positions. Yet, there are not enough qualified data analysts to fill them all. As a result, professionals looking to build a career in data analytics are looking […]

There is often confusion when it comes to the differences between business analysts and data analysts. Both are professionals within the field of data science, both delve into data in search of answers, and, at some organizations, the job titles are even used interchangeably. The key difference, then, is how the two types of analysts […]