Launching new projects is hard work for project managers. You have new people, politics, policies and processes you need to figure out – FAST! Now if you have just been assigned an analytics or Big Data project, you have new buzz words to figure out.
Every analytics or big data project manager needs “Even You Can Learn STATISTICS and ANALYTICS: An easy to Understand Guide to Statistics and Analytics by David M. Levin and David F. Stephan. This is a marvelous read. It presents a concept, then examples and then further explanations which it calls Interpretation.
This 3rd edition adds a new chapter on Analytics concepts, new chapters on descriptive and predictive analytical methods. This is a fast and fun read. It isn’t quite beach reading yet is easy to read and to skip to areas which apply to your projects.
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