Analytics at Wharton


Building a Career in Data Science: Lessons from the Journeys of Three Leaders

Demand for data scientists is exploding. At such a time, what can women do to build successful careers in this fast-growing field? A panel of industry experts, moderated by Mary Purk, Executive Director of Wharton Customer Analytics and AIB for Business, discussed this issue at the recentĀ Women in Data Science @ Penn conference. Their recommendations: move outside your comfort zone; find great mentors; keep learning; and Network, Network, Network.