Career Questions tagged Databases

Danny L.’s Avatar
Danny L. Dec 27, 2017

What software do market analysts use?

Hi everyone, I want to invest my winter break into learning a new skill. What softwares do market research analysts use? I know they would use some VBAs and will vary depending on the firm and market they are in, but what would you recommend me to learn over the next three weeks? What online...

#analytics #computer-software #software #statistics #e-learning #research #marketing #market-research #databases #vba #business-analysis #data-analysis

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Danielle N. Sep 01, 2017

How do know exactly what I want from my major?

So I know I want to go into computer science but that has a lot within it, database, programming, information tech, etc and I'm really lost at what I want to follow within the major I don't want to waste anytime studying or taking classes that won't be benefiting my future....

#information-technology #databases

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Mathew J. Sep 15, 2016

How to start preparing towards a career in data science ?

I'm looking forward to starting a career in data science and I'm doing my master's right now. So, any information regarding this will be helpful for me. #data-science #databases #python #data-analysis #big-data...

#hadoop

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Randy W. Aug 06, 2016

What is the highest level of certification an entry level database administrator should consider obtaining?

Today I earned my first entry-level IT certification, the CompTIA A+. By the time I complete my degree, I would like to take the Oracle 12c Administrator Certified Associate. Without any experience in the field, would this certification increase or decrease the chance of getting interviews?...

#information-technology #databases

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Shakuan F. Jul 02, 2016

Is there an online database to find prestigious fellowships and programs?

I only know of a few of these programs, such as the Rhodes program, but is there a list or database of all programs like this, preferably online? #college #college-bound #databases #opportunities...

#fellowships

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Laurel P. May 23, 2016

With seemingly a decreasing number of women in the IT Field, besides a related degree, do you recommend a specific minor and/or specialized certifications/qualifications to ensure that I will stand out among other graduates entering the work force?

I will be a female college freshman in the fall. I am majoring in computer information systems and love the ability to organize by creating and using software applications/databases. I also hope to have a lucrative career with flexible hours so that I will have an opportunity to be a great...

#business #databases #women #pmo #portfolio-management #software #director

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Anina H. Apr 28, 2016

What does a database administrator actually do?

Hi! My name is Anina, and I'm a high school senior interning at Career Village. I saw this job title on a company's website and wasn't exactly sure what this person does based off of the job responsibilities listed. Can you tell me more about your job as a database administrator?...

#databases

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tadesse G. Apr 20, 2016

what IT short course could provide me with average salary ?

i am new to the states,i have basic networking knowledge back home also i have associate degree from a university. #computer-security #databases #network-security #cloud-computing #cisco-technologies #ccna #cisco-certified...

#oracle

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Christian M. May 22, 2015

What are the current job skills/responsibilities/task for a DATABASE/DATA ANALYST?

I'm an advertising major, looking to expand into high tech. I would like to know what it takes to be a data analyst in the silicon valley. #databases...

#big-data