38 min

Sachin Kumar: Be curious cindytonkin's podcast

    • Management

Sachin Kumar’s most important value is problem-solving. He wants the work he does to add value to the business.
Here’s his linked in profile. It was a great pleasure to have him on the podcast today. 
Some of the key ideas he discusses:
how smart is the new sexy why business acumen matters in a data analyst / decision scientist Einstein’s idea: if I have an hour to solve a problem, I’d spend 55 minutes understanding the question the importance of mirroring the client’s language back to them when explaining a solution (this is a fundamental of rapport: see here) what makes a data scientist succeed or fail why being smarter isn’t always better who owns data science – is it IT, Business, Consulting?  the gap between the business and data science and what needs to happen with it how values power his day and help him manage time why we should be solving the problems which are a priority for the business  why he’s given up reading books his dream to be a travelling problem-solver his advice to prospective data scientists (don’t fall in love with super-hero tech!) why you should ask all 20 questions next time you play that game You'll find more links and videos and show notes https://consultantsconsultant.com.au/podcast/11-sachin-kumar/

Sachin Kumar’s most important value is problem-solving. He wants the work he does to add value to the business.
Here’s his linked in profile. It was a great pleasure to have him on the podcast today. 
Some of the key ideas he discusses:
how smart is the new sexy why business acumen matters in a data analyst / decision scientist Einstein’s idea: if I have an hour to solve a problem, I’d spend 55 minutes understanding the question the importance of mirroring the client’s language back to them when explaining a solution (this is a fundamental of rapport: see here) what makes a data scientist succeed or fail why being smarter isn’t always better who owns data science – is it IT, Business, Consulting?  the gap between the business and data science and what needs to happen with it how values power his day and help him manage time why we should be solving the problems which are a priority for the business  why he’s given up reading books his dream to be a travelling problem-solver his advice to prospective data scientists (don’t fall in love with super-hero tech!) why you should ask all 20 questions next time you play that game You'll find more links and videos and show notes https://consultantsconsultant.com.au/podcast/11-sachin-kumar/

38 min