I’ve helped businesses working with data science for the first time and what they really want are solid answers. ‘Well it depends’ doesn’t cut it. Startups to mid-sized businesses have the lowest tolerance for hype and spin.
I’ve built Data Science From Day 1 with the unique needs of Startups and SMBs in mind. It’s streamlined to be readable in under a day and implemented in about a month. Following the From Day 1 roadmap, the business will be able to see its first initiative completed in 3-6 months.
Strategy Planning Guide: This is a 3-meeting guidebook. 1) Overview. 2) Plan. 3) Review and Approve.
Initiative Guide: The hardest part of getting started with data science is selecting the first project. The guide is focused on helping senior leaders find projects that are practical and result in quick wins.
Hiring Guide: The first data science hire for any business is critical. For most Startups and SMBs, the first hire is often tasked with running data science from end to end. The guide outlines the specific set of skills needed as well as how to attract and retain the right candidate.
Budget Guide: Data science is synonymous with cost overruns and questionable ROI. The budget guide gives a clear outline of costs and how to track ROI.