A Guide for Aspiring Data Scientists

How to Successfully Enter the Data Science Field

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Make Sure Data Science Suits you

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Learn Data Science the Right Way

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Create a Strong Portfolio

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Apply for Jobs

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Connect with the Right People

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I hope this article helps beginners avoid common mistakes, and evolve as professionals in the field of data science. It is obviously not a definitive guide, but rather my personal advice to newcomers, so I welcome any constructive criticism and differing opinions. Do you agree with my tips for aspiring data scientists? Would you add any other helpful advice? I encourage you to share your thoughts in the comments, or follow me on LinkedIn where I regularly post content about data science, climate change and other topics!



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