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May 24, 2019By Team Imarticus
How important is the R programming language nowadays?   R is a popular programming language used for statistical computing and graphics by developers. This open sourced tool is not only just a programming language but also an excellent IDE. One important field of its applications is data analysis. Statisticians and data miners largely prefer R to develop their statistical software. However, R is […]Read More »
May 24, 2019By Team Imarticus
How Big Data Analytics can impact business results?   Big data analytics are for those companies, corporates, and global organizations that take their businesses and the respective business aspects such as efficiency, growth rate, profit-making, market positioning, market targets, customer satisfaction and stakeholder satisfaction seriously, and wish to see a consistent development and progress in all of these business aspects periodically. Let us […]Read More »
May 24, 2019By Team Imarticus
What do you need to become a financial analyst?   One of the most coveted jobs that companies look for is financial analysts. They are sometimes misconstrued as working with bond or stock markets to help their higher employers make certain investments. A company can hire analysts for numerical data so that they can suggest better marketing techniques. Businesses which utilize a franchise model […]Read More »
May 22, 2019By Team Imarticus
The Investment Banking Course That Will Get You Hired   Prateek shares his experience and the journey that led to an investment banking job at Goldman Sachs Investment Banking is an industry that’s hard to break into, even with a master’s degree in finance. Prateek, a postgraduate in banking & finance, talks about how Imarticus Learning’s Investment Banking Training program helped him land his […]Read More »
May 22, 2019By Team Imarticus
What jobs can you get with a Data Analytics degree?   The Data Analytics industry is one of the fastest growing sectors, proving to be a job provider to thousands of potential professionals every year. Therefore, upon the successful completion of a Data Analytics degree, there are various job options that you can explore. Some of these have been deeply detailed in the following paragraphs. […]Read More »
May 22, 2019By Team Imarticus
Do financial analysts use Python? In what ways?   Finance professionals have long relied on the trawling through spreadsheets which makes their exercise an extremely arduous task. However, over the years they have had access to VBA( Visual Basic Applications) in Excel to customize functionality and automate worksheets. Google sheets have also proved to be a great contender for managing data on spreadsheets […]Read More »
May 22, 2019By Team Imarticus
Can Chartered Accountants become Investment Bankers? How?   Investment banking is a challenging and exciting career opportunity that many can pursue. Grit, determination and a smart attitude are what it takes to become an investment banker. Many chartered accountants look at pivoting their career to investment banking due to the myriad of opportunities available in the field. While chartered accountancy is challenging, […]Read More »
May 21, 2019By Team Imarticus
Can you become a Data analyst by online tutorials?   In an age where tutorials and lectures are heavily sought after both online and offline, it is easy to see why online tutorials are on-demand, especially to those who are already occupied with jobs with heavy schedules and those professionals who experience time constraints to attend an actual full-time offline course. Although the teaching […]Read More »
May 21, 2019By Team Imarticus
How do you balance Machine Learning theory and practice?   Machine learning is no longer a technology from the future. The technology giants like Google, Facebook, Netflix, etc. have been using machine learning to improve their user experience for a very long time. Now, the applications of machine learning are growing across the industries and this technology is driving businesses worth billions of dollars. […]Read More »
May 21, 2019By Team Imarticus
How is your company implementing blockchain technology? A blockchain is a public ledger which records and accounts for each and every bitcoin transaction that is made. Blockchain acts as an alternative to normal currency, centralized banking, and other transaction methods. It is changing the way we handle financial transactions. Blockchain maintains an ever-growing list of each and every transaction across every network, […]Read More »
May 20, 2019By Team Imarticus
What is a good Excel book for corporate financial analysts?   Excel is considered to be the tool of opportunity, and it is often the go-to software for most finance professionals. In “Excel Modeling in Corporate Finance” by Craig W. Holden, the author presents numerous typical issues from options valuations to DCF calculations.  The various topics within the book maintain the contents of a typical […]Read More »
May 20, 2019By Team Imarticus
Why Blockchain Engineers are in Demand?   There is a massive demand for blockchain training and talent and there is plenty of capital waiting to back it up. More than $3.7 billion has already been gathered through Initial Currency Offering (ICO) in the United States alone. Jobs in the blockchain sector are growing rapidly and according to the survey, there are […]Read More »
May 20, 2019By Team Imarticus
The Investment Banking Career Path Divyashree shares her experience, and the path that led to an investment banking job at SS&C GlobeOp Divyashree recently graduated from the Certification Course in Investment Banking at Imarticus and here is her take on the program and on how it helped her achieve her investment banking aspirations. Tell us a little about yourself. Hello, […]Read More »
May 18, 2019By Team Imarticus
How do You Become a Business Analyst? Sawan Arora, a student of the online Agile Business Analyst & Scrum certification course talks about his experience at Imarticus. We caught up for a chat with Sawan Arora, a student of the online Agile Business Analyst & Scrum certification course. Here’s what he has to say about the program. Hi, my name is Sawan […]Read More »
May 18, 2019By Team Imarticus
What is the best way to learn Artificial Intelligence for a beginner?   Over the past few years, the field of Artificial intelligence has displayed tremendous amounts of growth. AI is now driving businesses of billions of dollars across various industries and enabling enormous career opportunities. If you have plans to learn artificial intelligence, it is the perfect time to start acting on it. This article discusses […]Read More »
May 18, 2019By Team Imarticus
How is big data analytics used for stock market trading?   How is big data analytics used for stock market trading? Big Data Analytics is the winning ticket to compete against the giants in the stock market. Data Analytics as a career is highly rewarding monetarily with most industries in the market adopting big data to redefine their strategies. The online stock market trading is […]Read More »
May 18, 2019By Team Imarticus
What technical skills are needed to become a Blockchain developer?   Blockchain technology has drawn much interest and is being adapted into every vertical like banking, Fintech, accounting, cryptocurrencies, the stock market, and real-estate segment, because of its efficient record keeping in distributed ledgers with transactions that are safe, secure and efficient. There is no third-party involvement anywhere in the process and records can be […]Read More »
May 17, 2019By Team Imarticus
What are good ideas for Hackathon in Machine Learning?   Hackathons are not merely fetes where you can show off your skills but are also huge opportunities aimed at engaging gainfully and celebrating solving business issues and problems. The Indian hackathons are corporate sponsored glitz-and-swag events where developers can compete and push boundaries by tackling industry-relevant issues in an environment that is supportive, has […]Read More »
May 16, 2019By Team Imarticus
What is the career progression of a senior Full-Stack developer?   A full stack developer is an all in one resource in the field of Web-development. These engineers are capable of handling both back-end and front-end operations of a website. Obviously, it takes years of education and work experience to become a successful full stack developer. This article is about the career progression of a […]Read More »
May 16, 2019By Team Imarticus
How Should You Learn Python For Machine Learning And Artificial Intelligence?   Python is essential for those looking to get into machine learning and artificial intelligence. It is one of the easiest languages to learn and its range of dynamic semantics is unparalleled. It is easy to read and has reduced the cost of program maintenance. Artificial intelligence allows computers and software to ‘learn’ and identify […]Read More »
May 16, 2019By Team Imarticus
How Can Freshers Build a Career in Investment Banking?     Competition within the investment banking industry has risen significantly, and as such, freshers often find it challenging to gain a foothold in the industry. We spoke to Anmol, a student of the investment banking training course to get his take on the course and understand how this course could help freshers become investment […]Read More »
May 15, 2019By Team Imarticus
Does Financial Analyst need SQL?   Though skeptics claim SQL has nothing to do with finance the technological world is fast evolving and inter-departmental boundaries fast disappearing. Most teams are now cross-functional, and the emphasis for operational efficiency is on being Agile and applying Scrum principles. Even data has moved to cloud storage. That’s obviously why financial analysts need knowledge […]Read More »
May 15, 2019By Team Imarticus
How do you learn math quickly for machine and deep learning?   Synopsis Math is integral to machine learning and deep learning. It is the foundation on which algorithms are built for artificial intelligence to learn, analyze and thrive. So how do you learn math quickly for AI?   Machines today have the ability to learn, analyze and understand their environment and solve problems on the basis […]Read More »
May 15, 2019By Team Imarticus
What Are The Prerequisites For Artificial Intelligence?   Artificial intelligence keeps changing in its definition as does its scope and capabilities. A few decades ago, simple calculators were considered artificial intelligence since math problems were previously only solved by the human brain. Today, artificial intelligence powers home automation systems and gadgets like Google Home, Siri, and Alexa. We see new AI being […]Read More »
May 15, 2019By Team Imarticus
How do I become an Investment Banker? The investment banking industry is one of the most competitive ones out there and breaking into it may seem like a monumental task. Here’s Nikita’s story on how she took the first step. Do you want a career in investment banking but are wondering where to begin? You’re not alone. Nikita, a commerce graduate, was […]Read More »
May 14, 2019By Team Imarticus
Become an Investment Banker in 3 Months. Here’s How?   Shubhadeep’s transition from engineering to an investment banking job in three months truly is inspirational. Career transitions are hard. Really hard. Don’t we all occasionally have days when we step back from the daily grind of work and think – “If only I could be paid to do what I’m passionate about”? Shubhadeep was […]Read More »
May 13, 2019By Jasmini
What is Agile Methodology? Agile thinking is Lean and continuous. It relies on Scrum values and a number of different methods that form a combination way of tackling solutions to improving productivity and efficiency in enterprises with a large emphasis on customer-first policies and principles. Agile has caught everyone’s imagination because of the fantastic outcomes from transitioning to these […]Read More »
May 13, 2019By Team Imarticus
Imarticus Learning’s Investment Banking Course Powers Career Transitions – Here’s Sanjita’s Story   Transitioning from consumer banking to investment banking, while improbable, is absolutely possible. We had a chat with Sanjita, a retail banking professional and student of the Certified Investment Banking training program at Imarticus Learning.  Here’s her story. My name is Sanjita Pednekar. I have a master’s degree in commerce and graduated in management studies […]Read More »
May 10, 2019By Jasmini
What is It Like to Work As a Data Analyst? If the job of a data analyst is your career choice, then research well because this is the job that you will be doing day in and day out for many years. There will be many aspects that you need to be well-equipped with to be successful in this career and it is hoped we […]Read More »
May 10, 2019By Jasmini
Five Ways to Understand Importance of Big Data   Modern times handle Big-data and the amount of data just keeps growing by the moment. Today enterprises not only use the data generated by them but also cull the data from internet services, audio clips, video s, social posts, blogs, and other sources. Understanding Importance of Big Data Big data analytics deals with data […]Read More »
May 10, 2019By Jasmini
What is R Programming For Data Science Data sciences have become a crucial part of everyday jobs. The availability of data, an advanced computing software, and a focus on decisions that are analytics-driven has made data sciences a booming field. Jobs abound in this field and hence large interest also exists on which languages to learn. Why R is Best Suited to […]Read More »
May 9, 2019By Jasmini
Is Python Required for Data Science? How Long Does It Take to Learn Python for Data Science? Data Science and its analytics require good knowledge and the flexibility to work with statistical data including various graphics. Python is tomorrow’s language and has a vast array of tools and libraries. Its installation program Anaconda works with many operating systems and protocols like XML, HTML, JSON, etc. It scores because it is an OO […]Read More »
May 9, 2019By Jasmini
What is Data Science ? All of us generate data and the volume of data has now become incredibly large. Data has grown from using own data to databases available across industrial verticals and so huge that cloud storage is now the buzz word. Data science and its analytics with the ‘Big’ tag deal with data primarily and the predictions […]Read More »
May 9, 2019By Team Imarticus
What is the Best Way to Start an Investment Banking Career?   Here’s Amee Rathod’s journey towards a career in investment banking and a job at BNP Paribas. I had no idea what career I wanted to pursue after college! I suppose this is a dilemma that most other millennials are perplexed by. I graduated in management studies in 2016, and during the awkward phase between […]Read More »
May 8, 2019By Jasmini
What is Blockchain Technology? Step-by-step Guide For Beginner Data-driven industries will take the Blockchain-Route to enhance data usage, storage and issues like transparency, trust, cryptography and more. Blockchain is an alternative providing decentralization of data which otherwise was maintained by the central server. Older servers were limited both by storage capacity and use of it. The present method of using Cloud servers is […]Read More »
May 8, 2019By Jasmini
What is Agile Scrum? Agile Scrum Master Tutorial Guide for Beginner Are you a tech geek and have heard of terms like scrum, agile, sprints, backlogs and more? Well, these terms have become a part of the language of floors with cross-functional teams. Let’s explore the agile scrum tutorial to be able to better understand how prioritizing and efficient backlogging can help use Agile Scrum values to […]Read More »
May 7, 2019By Team Imarticus
What specific technical skills does Business Analyst need?   The career of that of a Business Analyst that you can achieve through a business analyst certification is one that requires varied technical skills, general skills and requires one to be consistent, hardworking and patient in their business approach to become a strong Business Analyst professional and a leader in the industry.  Let us […]Read More »
May 7, 2019By Team Imarticus
What Are The Ways of Reducing Financial Risk?   Synopsis One of the biggest things that people learn in investment banking is how to undertake risk and manage it, which makes it a lucrative career to pursue. Here’s how.  Today, everyone wants to pursue a career in investment banking. One of the biggest reasons which individuals are training in investment banking course and […]Read More »
May 6, 2019By Team Imarticus
What is the scope of Blockchain technology in India as a Blockchain developer or Blockchain manager?   In India, the demand for blockchain technology is comparatively more in the Southern States than the Northern States. According to data available from the leading global job site Indeed, jobs in the blockchain sector are in high demand and the city of Bengaluru leads in this sector with over 36 percent of all the […]Read More »
May 6, 2019By Team Imarticus
What are some really interesting Machine Learning projects for beginners?   We are witnessing an era of the data revolution. Every organization across the world are trying to make use of data to improve their business. As a result, the demand for skilled Data scientists is skyrocketing. We know that Machine Learning is an important part of Data Science and the Best way to learn […]Read More »
May 6, 2019By Team Imarticus
How Do You Define Financial Risk?   Synopsis Investment banking is one of the most sought after career paths today. Learning how to help companies deal with financial risk is at the heart of investment banking.  Investment banking jobs are prestigious, lucrative and come with significant risk as well. The financial sector hires individuals who have not only undergone investment banking […]Read More »
May 4, 2019By Team Imarticus
What are some Data Analytics Internship questions?   What do Data Analysts do? Data analytics (DA) is the science that deals with examining raw data sets to understand the useful information they contain. This process is aided by specialized software systems. Data analysts use technologies to facilitate organizations to take business decisions in a more efficient way. The main goal is to […]Read More »
May 4, 2019By Team Imarticus
What do you need to learn to become a Financial Analyst?   At the onset of your career as a junior analyst, you will need to enhance your proficiency in database usage, spreadsheets, presentations in PowerPoint, other relevant software applications and Microsoft Excel. Senior analysts will, however, have to work on the crucial aspects of presentation skills, long working hours, mentoring juniors effectively, and building interpersonal […]Read More »
May 4, 2019By Team Imarticus
How do you become a bitcoin/blockchain expert?   In the US companies like the conservative IBM, groups like the R3 Consortium and newbies like Bloq and several others were responsible for transforming the Bitcoin blockchain into the revolution of Blockchain technology. The core feature of blockchains is the distributed ledger which is public and stores all transactions which are verified, recorded and […]Read More »
May 2, 2019By Team Imarticus
Python makes an excellent language for a blockchain training project and here is why:   It is advanced and easy to learn Python’s position in the tech scenario is growing stronger every day, and it has been around for a while now. Python has evolved over the years, and it is constantly supported by a passionate and growing community of developers. It is at an advanced stage which guarantees […]Read More »
May 2, 2019By Team Imarticus
How do you build a career in Machine Learning after completing the ML Foundation Course?   ML/Machine Learning has a promising future. Chatbots, smartphones and most AI platforms essentially use ML. For example, Alexa from Amazon, Google, Facebook, and almost all large platforms point to a growing industry and an all-time high ML jobs demand. Very obviously the need for professionals in ML, AI, and Deep Learning outstrips the demand. […]Read More »
May 2, 2019By Team Imarticus
How much time does it take to become a Full Stack Developer?   All of us have this doubt about every learning journey we are about to take. Learning, especially something complex as web development is a major investment of energy, time and opportunity cost. So, it is natural to be curious about how long it will take to reach your goals. However, despite this being a […]Read More »
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