The Artists of Data Science

The ONLY self-development podcast for Data Scientists

About the show

In his book, "Linchpin", Seth Godin says that "Artists are people with a genius for finding a new answer, a new connection, or a new way of getting things done."

Does that sound like you?

If so, welcome to The Artists of Data Science podcast! The ONLY self-development podcast for data scientists.

You're here because you want to develop, grow, and flourish.

How will this podcast help you do that?

Simple.

By sharing advice on how to :

  • Develop in your professional life by getting you advice from the best and brightest leaders in tech
  • Grow in your personal life by talking to the leading experts on personal development
  • Stay informed on the latest happenings in the industry
  • Understand how data science affects the world around us, the good and the bad
  • Appreciate the implications of ethics in our field by speaking with philosophers and ethicists

The purpose of this podcast is clear: to make you a well-rounded data scientist. To transform you from aspirant to practitioner to leader. A data scientist that thinks beyond the technicalities of data, and understands the impact you play in our modern world.

Are you up for that? Is that what you want to become?

If so, hit play on any episode and let's turn you into an Artist of Data Science!

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Episodes

  • Take a Leap of Faith | Alistair Croll

    June 22nd, 2020  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 7 mins
    ai, alistair croll, data analytics, data science, grit, growth mindset, intrepreneur, journey, machine learning, master data, persistence, statistics

    On this episode we get the honour of hearing from Alistair Croll! He's the co-author of the best-selling book Lean Analytics, as well as several other books. He's also a serial entrepreneur who has had success in a number of ventures and stops by the show to talk about how he got into the data world, what the landscape of data science will look like in the near future and shares his insights into the qualities that an entrepreneur or intrapreneur needs to cultivate to be successful.

    Join the FREE open Slack mastermind community where I'll answer questions and keep you posted on bi-weekly office hours: https://bit.ly/artistsofdatascience

  • How to Use Your Unique Gift and Perspective | Deborah Berebichez, PhD

    June 15th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 6 mins
    ai, data science, diversity, equity, grit, growth mindset, journey, machine learning, math, passion, persistence, statistics, women in tech

    On this episode we speak with Dr. Deborah Berebichez! Chief Data Scientist at Metis and host of Outrageous Acts of Science and Humanly Impossible. We talk about her path into data science, the struggles she faced in her career, and

  • Don't Be Afraid To Build Your Brand | Srivatsan Srinivasan

    June 8th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  26 mins 38 secs
    ai, data science, grit, growth mindset, journey, machine learning, math, passion, persistence, statistics

    In this episode we speak with an AI influencer and content creator - Srivatsan Srinivasan! We talk about the journey he took into data science, some of the struggles he faced along the way, and he shares some great wisdom and tips for data scientists! -----
    Just a heads up - the audio quality of this episode is sub-par due to network issues on my end. The transcript was manually done by me, so you can always refer to that if parts are unclear. Thanks for your flexibility! Apologies on the audio quality for this episode - I did my best to fix them. If you can get past some of the issues, you will learn a lot from this man!
    Follow the show on Instagram @theartistsofdatascience, on Twitter @ArtistsOfData, on Facebook @TheArtistsOfDataScience, and on LinkedIn too!

  • The Monsters in Your Head | Brandon Quach, PhD

    June 1st, 2020  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 9 mins
    ai, data science, grit, growth mindset, journey, machine learning, math, passion, persistence, statistics

    On this episode we talk to Dr. Brandon Quach and he shares with us his leadership philosophy, why great thinkers (like data scientists) should hate being told what to do, the mindset of future judgement, and how to deal with the monsters in our head so that we can achieve our full potential.

    Follow the show on Instagram @theartistsofdatascience, on Twitter @ArtistsOfData, on Facebook @TheArtistsOfDataScience, and on LinkedIn too!

  • Skepticism is NOT a Denial Activity | Kyle Polich

    May 25th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  53 mins 30 secs
    ai, data science, data skeptic, grit, growth mindset, journey, kyle polich, machine learning, math, passion, persistence, statistics

    On this episode we get an opportunity to hear from Kyle Polich, host of the Data Skeptic Podcast. We discuss his journey into data science, what he's been currently researching, where he thinks data science is headed, tips on communicating with a wide variety of audiences, and advice for breaking into the field of data science.

    Join the FREE open Slack mastermind community where I'll answer questions and keep you posted on bi-weekly office hours: https://bit.ly/artistsofdatascience

  • How to Whisper to Data (and Executives) | Scott Taylor

    May 18th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  44 mins 25 secs
    ai, data science, grit, growth mindset, journey, machine learning, master data, math, passion, persistence, statistics

    The Data Whisperer stops by to talk about the eight 'ates of data management, what master data is and why data scientists need to know about it, and how to effectively communicate with executives.

    Join the FREE open Slack mastermind community where I'll answer questions and keep you posted on bi-weekly office hours: https://bit.ly/artistsofdatascience

  • Embrace Diversity in Data Science | Brandeis Marshall, Phd

    May 11th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  49 mins 50 secs
    ai, black twitterrit, data science, diversity, equity, g, growth mindset, journey, machine learning, math, passion, persistence, statistics

    Dr. Marshall stops by the show to discuss how she broke into data science, her research involving social media, the #BlackTwitterProject, plus the why's and how's of embracing diversity and equity in the tech world.

    Join the FREE open Slack mastermind community where I'll answer questions and keep you posted on bi-weekly office hours: https://bit.ly/artistsofdatascience

  • All The Things I Wish They Taught Us In Bootcamps | Eric Weber, PhD

    May 4th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  56 mins 50 secs
    ai, data science, grit, growth mindset, journey, machine learning, math, passion, persistence, statistics

    A must listen for data scientists of all level, we cover everything from the art of data science, how to be creative, how to be an effective leader, what to do when you don't know what to do, and more!

    Join the FREE open Slack mastermind community where I'll answer questions and keep you posted on bi-weekly office hours: https://bit.ly/artistsofdatascience

  • Overcome Hurdles in the Job Search by Igniting Your Passion | Chhavi Arora

    April 27th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  33 mins 21 secs
    ai, data science, grit, growth mindset, journey, machine learning, math, passion, persistence, statistics

    A mock interview with a rising star of our industry and some helpful tips for preparing for any upcoming interviews you have

    Join the FREE open Slack mastermind community where I'll answer questions and keep you posted on bi-weekly office hours: https://bit.ly/artistsofdatascience

  • The Legend of Data Science | Jeff Jonas

    April 20th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  51 mins 29 secs
    ai, data science, grit, growth mindset, journey, machine learning, math, passion, persistence, statistics

    The man National Geographic named the "Wizard of Big Data" stops by the show to talk about how he overcame some huge hurdles in life to eventually compete in every Ironman event on the circuit and how helped astronomers save the Earth from impending doom.

    Join the FREE open Slack mastermind community where I'll answer questions and keep you posted on bi-weekly office hours: https://bit.ly/artistsofdatascience

  • Secrets to Success in Data Science | Kyle McKiou

    April 13th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  44 mins 41 secs
    ai, data science, grit, growth mindset, journey, machine learning, math, passion, persistence, statistics

    The CEO and Founder of Data Science Dream Job and Dream Job Academy stops by the show to talk about how he broke into data science, the challenges he faced along the way, and debunks several myths about breaking into the industry.

    Join the FREE open Slack mastermind community where I'll answer questions and keep you posted on bi-weekly office hours: https://bit.ly/artistsofdatascience

  • How to Learn Effectively and More Tips for Success | Mark Nagelberg

    April 8th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  36 mins 56 secs
    ai, data science, grit, growth mindset, journey, machine learning, math, passion, persistence, statistics

    One of Winnipeg's finest data scientists talks about the skills that have helped him become successful (hint: doesn't involve memorize every hyper-parameter of every algorithm).

  • How to Find Your Ikigai | Daniel Bourke

    April 8th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  57 mins 16 secs
    ai, data science, grit, growth mindset, journey, machine learning, math, passion, persistence, statistics

    There's no way you can't be hype after this conversation.

  • Remove Your Self-Limiting Beliefs and You Will Soar | Lediona Nishani, PhD

    April 8th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  33 mins 6 secs
    ai, data science, grit, growth mindset, journey, machine learning, math, passion, persistence, statistics

    Remove your self-limiting beliefs, unleash your inner spirit animal, and climb the ranks of the data science competence hierarchy

  • How to become a data engineer | Andreas Kretz

    April 8th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  25 mins 5 secs
    ai, data science, grit, growth mindset, journey, machine learning, math, passion, persistence, statistics

    One of LinkedIn's Top Voices in Data Science and Analytics for two years in a row (2018 and 2019) stops by the show to talk about his journey into data engineering, why you dozens of data science certificates are meaningless, and how you can become a data engineer!

  • He was almost kicked out of the PhD Program | David Tello, PhD

    April 8th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  33 mins 15 secs
    ai, data science, grit, growth mindset, journey, machine learning, math, passion, persistence, statistics

    From nearly getting booted from college to going on to earn a PhD in Mathematics