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MS Business Analytics

Welcome, MSBAs! This page is designed to provide you access to the career trends, industry insights, and guidance you need to pursue your desired path in business analytics. If there are additional business analytics-related insights you’d like to see on this page, just email Rachel Snyder to explore adding them. To set up a coaching appointment, click the red “Meet Rachel” link in the Career Coach box on the bottom right side of this page.

Participate in the EY Better Working World Data Challenge!

Participate in the EY Better Working World Data Challenge, running now through June 3, 2022!

This is a global data science challenge using data and AI to find tangible solutions to global sustainability issues. EY partnered with Microsoft and collaborates …

By Melissa Salva
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15 Data Science Careers Worth Pursuing in 2021

In 2021, data scientist is the second-best job in America. A quick search on LinkedIn shows 113,000 data science positions. From Facebook and Amazon to Pfizer and the Ford Motor Company, organizations of all sizes across industries have open data …

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Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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How to Prep for Your Technical Interview: Advice From a Hiring Manager

Preparing for technical interviews can be daunting, but Hiring Manager and Lead Engineer Ashik Manandhar has conducted hundreds of technical interviews and is here to help! Read on for best practices to help you succeed before, during and after your …

By Rachel Snyder
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How to Ace Your Technical Interview – The Muse

Need to prepare for your upcoming technical interview? The Muse is here to help – click here for top tips and tricks!

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Jobseekers: These 4 Interview Responses Are BS That Hiring Managers See Right Through

Veteran career coach and hiring manager Amanda Augustine can assure you that interviewers can usually tell when a candidate is saying what they think that person wants to hear, rather than saying something that’s truthful and genuine.

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Skill-Building with LinkedIn Learning

See below for skill-building courses – visit LinkedIn Learning for more.

Data Analytics for Business Professionals

John Johnson
What can data analytics do for your business? Take a lesson from companies like Xerox and UPS. Data analytics can…

Working with Recruiters to Get a Job

Jenny Foss
While most job seekers know that recruiters—or headhunters—exist, many don’t understand what recruiters do or how they can help make…

Creating and Giving Business Presentations

Tatiana Kolovou
What makes a compelling presentation? A presentation that is built on strong research, tailored to your audience’s interests, and designed…

UX Foundations: Research

Amanda Stockwell
User experience is all about making sure the design of a product or service fits the needs of users. UX…

Developing Cross-Cultural Intelligence

Tatiana Kolovou
Being able to work across cultures is an increasingly necessary skill for all employees. Communications expert Tatiana Kolovou helps you…

PowerPoint: Designing Better Slides

Heather Ackmann
Designed for non-designers, this course introduces average business professionals to key design components and requirements for purposeful PowerPoint slide design.…

Inclusive Leadership

Dr. Shirley Davis
Join global workforce management expert Dr. Shirley Davis as she shares how to create and lead an organization that leverages…

Lean Six Sigma: Analyze, Improve, and Control Tools

Richard Chua
The Green Belts or Black Belts that lead Lean Six Sigma projects are well-trained and ready to guide your project…

Succeeding in Web Development: Full Stack and Front End

Ray Villalobos
View Ray’s LinkedIn Newsletter Do you want to become a web developer? Nowadays, web development isn’t one job. There is…

Python for Data Science Essential Training Part 1

Lillian Pierson, P.E.
Python for Data Science Essential Training is one of the most popular data science courses at LinkedIn Learning. It has…

User Experience (UX) for Non-Designers

Tom Green
User experience (UX) design is more than just pushing pixels and adding interactivity. It’s a people-centric practice that involves many…

Design Thinking: Implementing the Process

Chris Nodder
You, or someone in your management chain, thinks that design thinking is the answer to all your problems. Now it’s…

Agile Project Leadership

Kelley O'Connell
Agile environments present some unique challenges and opportunities for leadership. In this course, instructor Kelley O’Connell covers leadership definitions, agile…

Featured Resources

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