Interview Tips

(Interview Tips by someone working in Analytics Consulting) An interview is not only about the data science technical questions. There are several other things the interviewer asks to judge overall personality, thinking ability, problem-solving skills, and intelligence. This mainly covers the following topics: 1. Case Studies: Usually this comprises of a business problem pertaining to … Read more

Approach to Attempt Aptitude Tests

by Piyush Negi Practice is the key and there is no alternative for it. While I completely agree with this, it is also important to know how to attempt aptitude tests. The aim should not be to attempt all the questions. It should be about getting as many questions correct as possible in the given … Read more

Tips for Placement Preparation

At the Department of Statistics, DU, placement preparation is a marathon.  We had interaction sessions with some of our juniors. One suggestion we received was to give an overview to approach the placement process. (Disclaimer: The bias is inherent so applicability can be an issue. Prioritize what works for you over anything else.)  So here … Read more

Pareto’s Magic – Astonishing Interview Results

– Kanika & Anubhav Overview – Interviews and Pareto This article describes how we unknowingly applied the Pareto’s Principle to approach interviews. The outcomes astonished us and we thought it would help people in their quests as well! The Pareto Principle Vilfredo Pareto was an engineer, sociologist, economist, political scientist, and philosopher. Wow!  (One of … Read more