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### The Curse of the Bell Curve – Part 1

The ‘Bell curve’ or the ‘Gaussian bell curve’ is one of the fundamental concepts on which most of the statistical analysis is based. From social sciences to astronomy to financial services- most of the application of statistics in the real world relies on the assumption that the data being analysed is distributed in the shape of the bell curve.

### The Curse of the Bell Curve – Part 2

The ‘Bell curve’ or the ‘Gaussian bell curve’ is one of the fundamental concepts on which most of the statistical analysis is based. From social sciences to astronomy to financial services- most of the application of statistics in the real world relies on the assumption that the data being analysed is distributed in the shape of the bell curve.

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## Articles on Analytics

### 10 most popular analytic tools in business

Business analytics is a fast growing field and there are many tools available in the market to serve the needs of organizations.

### Salaries in Analytics

Analytics is a high growth field and salaries in analytics have been sky rocketing in the last few years.

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### What jobs can I aim to get in Analytics? Especially if I am moving from a different domain?

This is a question I get a lot from students. Most people do a SAS course / Analytics course with the objective of a role or job change. And often the road ahead looks confusing.

### Which is the best analytics software to learn?

I am often asked this question by those aspiring to get into the field of analytics.
The analytics software market has numerous players ? from billion dollar corporations to

### Big Data Management – the new buzz word in Analytics

In information technology, big data consists of data sets that grow so large that they become awkward to work with using on-hand database management tools.

### Books on Analytics

Analytics is a vast field. At the one end, it overlaps with statistics and higher mathematics. At the other, it merges seamlessly with programming and software development.

### How to make a mid-career switch to analytics?

One of the most common questions I am asked by prospective students is how easy or difficult is it to make a mid-career switch into analytics.

### Rise of Big Data and Advanced Analytics

I get a lot of calls from people who are interested in the field of analytics and are looking for the best way in.