Web Scraping means to collect information from web sites. It allows business of all sizes to get the first-hand information of the market, such as competitor pricing, customer reviews, and best sellers. It has been gaining popularity with increasing online presence for business of all sizes, especially during the pandemic where lockdown takes place and customers reply even more on online shopping and research.

In this article, I would use Amazon.com as an example and what you could achieve by setting up a web scraping routine without any prior coding experience for your business conceptually. …

Summary

In this story, I would like to share my recent conversation with about 10 enthusiastic young data scientists and what I learned from them in terms of job hunting tips and self reflection on my journey toward data science.

Background

I had recently organized a panel discussion with two panelists with senior roles in data analytics and 5 newly minted data scientists from schools and boot camps. After that, there were a few more job seekers reached out to me for advice. …

Peter Tang

Peter works on data analytic projects in a top IT consulting firm. He advocates bridging advanced data science and real world business intelligence practices.

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