Future looks bright for 'data scientists' as organizations seek ways to leverage big data.

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As reported on Information-Management.com, the Harvard Business Review has said being a data scientist is "the sexiest job of the 21st century." Likewise, McKinsey & Company, a management consultant firm, has projected that in the United States alone some 1.5 million data Scientists--that is, professionals who can analyze big data to make effective decisions--will be needed.

Leveraging big data can pay off. The article cites the 2016 McKinsey study "Big data: Getting a better read on performance" to show that investments in big data yield a multiple of...

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