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Data Analytics: Prospective student focus for career prospects
Data Analytics: Prospective student focus for career prospects
Data Analytics involves aiding better decision-making by inspecting, cleansing, transforming, and modeling data. Data analytics techniques are used across all industries to enable people to make better decision.... Read More
Helping to develop analytical skills…
Helping to develop analytical skills…
Jigsaw Academy, The Online School of Analytics in association with CityMandi, India's first wholesale online B2B e-commerce venture came together earlier this month to an Analytics contest for its students. P.... Read More
2017: A year for prolific growth in IT
2017: A year for prolific growth in IT
This year could be the worst in a decade for the Indian IT sector. None of the IT giants are growing as expected, and predictions from the start of the year are looking completely out of sync with reality. In a.... Read More
In 2017, learn the skills to listen to data!
In 2017, learn the skills to listen to data!
Data analytics has the biggest shortage of talent even though a lot of professionals are setting foot into this interesting domain. Have you ever wondered what skill sets make a professional who can read from .... Read More
Jigsaw Academy targets to touch Rs 50 crore turnover
Jigsaw Academy targets to touch Rs 50 crore turnover
Gaurav Vohra, CEO and co-founder, Jigsaw Academy said, “We are offering 45 courses. Some of our popular courses amongst the students community include analytics for beginners, big data for beginners, SAS & R co.... Read More
Women in data analytics, please stand up!
Women in data analytics, please stand up!
Sarita Digumarti, COO and Co-Founder, Jigsaw Academy, The Online School of Analytics was one of the two women ranked in the Analytics India magazine Rankings, 2016..... Read More
How to improve your analytics talent
How to improve your analytics talent
Data Analytics is one of the most sought-after skill sets today, with students and professionals alike aspiring to be enabled with the necessary skills to derive data-driven business insights in their careers..... Read More
Jigsaw Academy, MISB Bocconi offer executive programme in biz analytics
Jigsaw Academy, MISB Bocconi offer executive programme in biz analytics
Jigsaw Academy and MISB Bocconi recently inaugurated the third batch of Executive Program in Business Analytics (EPBA), a 10-month programme for working professionals. The big data analytics programme will be c.... Read More
4 Ways To Get Back To Work After A Career Break
4 Ways To Get Back To Work After A Career Break
Returning to work after a maternity break has never been an easy one for women in corporate jobs. Sarita Digumarti lists easy ways that can help women get back into the workforce..... Read More
Top 10 Analytics Training Institutes in India – Ranking 2016
Top 10 Analytics Training Institutes in India – Ranking 2016
After 2 long months of in-depth and rigorous study, Analytics India Magazine is out with its annual ranking for ‘Top 10 Analytics Courses in India’. This being the fourth in the row, AIM has always been positiv.... Read More
Bursting analytics myths
Bursting analytics myths
Analytics is currently one of the hottest career options. It’s the blue eyed boy of the job market; new, hot, and with a lot of potential. A report by Harvard Business Review calls analytics as ‘Sexiest Job of .... Read More
Top Places to Study Big Data Analytics Online
Top Places to Study Big Data Analytics Online
Whether you want to master data analytics, or starting your career, Jigsaw Academy offers an online course that covers everything that is expected of Big Data expert. Jigsaw Academy is renowned worldwide for it.... Read More
These Diwali ‘gifts’ will cheer up employees in real terms
These Diwali ‘gifts’ will cheer up employees in real terms
Gaurav Vohra, CEO of Jigsaw Academy shares, “Upskilling is critical to staying competitive in today’s job market. The industry leaders we talk to always stress on the importance of not just a trained workforce,.... Read More
Is IoT the next frontier for data scientists?
Is IoT the next frontier for data scientists?
IoT data transfers are almost always voluminous. The data thus generated must be analyzed if any valuable insights are to be drawn from it. In order to be successfully utilized, such large quantities of data re.... Read More
What does it take to be a successful Data Scientist in the 21st century?
What does it take to be a successful Data Scientist in the 21st century?
About 15 years ago data science professionals were statisticians and mathematicians who were involved in data analysis but today people from different domains are coming into analytics because of its vast appli.... Read More
India’s Most Exciting Analytics Summit – Cypher 2016 Concludes on a High Note
India’s Most Exciting Analytics Summit – Cypher 2016 Concludes on a High Note
Cypher 2016 is a result of dedicated efforts from the Analytics India Magazine’s team to bring together the analytics industry stakeholders. The event gave us an opportunity to showcase Jigsaw Academy as a bran.... Read More
Skilling professionals in analytics and big data
Skilling professionals in analytics and big data
The volume of data generated is growing exponentially and data processing requirements are getting more and more complex and a data scientist profile requires a mix of skills that are hard to find in the curren.... Read More
Niche academies give students a leg-up in post-mooc universe
Niche academies give students a leg-up in post-mooc universe
Nowhere is this more apparent than in the field of Big Data and Data Science, which the Harvard Business Review dubbed the “sexiest job of the 21st century”. There are more Big Data and Data Science jobs than t.... Read More
Jigsaw Academy launches analytics for engineers
Jigsaw Academy launches analytics for engineers
JigsawAcademy, an online school of analytics, is launching analytics for engineers, a course designed by engineers. this course aims to equip these engineers with the data analysis skill sets that have become a.... Read More
The Working Universities
The Working Universities
The demand for data scientists is incredibly high, but it will explode in the near future. A McKinsey report projects a need for 1.5 million additional analysts in the US alone, giving us an idea of the demand .... Read More
Analytics with Excel: Number crunching with this simple application
Analytics with Excel: Number crunching with this simple application
Once you master the basics, there are some extremely interesting analytics applications of Excel:.... Read More
Medals by numbers: Which nations have improved the most at the Olympics, and where does India rank?
Medals by numbers: Which nations have improved the most at the Olympics, and where does India rank?
Let us use the Rio Olympics of 2016 as an opportunity to look back at the most improved nations of the last 10 Olympics. You can decide if the analysis has any correlation to the existing global socio-eco-polit.... Read More
Here Are The Benefits of Data-Driven Decision Making
Here Are The Benefits of Data-Driven Decision Making
The best ideas are the ones that come from your gut, but when you start making more tactical decisions within your business then data always helps..... Read More
Jigsaw Academy Caters the Growing Need of Courses in Analytics
Jigsaw Academy Caters the Growing Need of Courses in Analytics
Jigsaw Academy has been awarded for its excellence in education by Brands Academy Award 2013 for ‘Best Upcoming Academy for Analytics Courses in Bangalore’. The online school has trained over 40,000 students ac.... Read More
Analytics with Excel
Analytics with Excel
Jigsaw Academy, the Online School of Analytics is launching the Analytics with Excel course which is open to anyone—from small business owners to students, teachers and aspiring data analysts—who wants to learn.... Read More
Want to Embark on a Career in Analytics?
Want to Embark on a Career in Analytics?
Analytics as a skill is being highly sought after and companies are looking to colleges and universities for filling in their requirements. New comers in analytics have a much higher salary than new comers in a.... Read More
Want your posts to go viral? Here’s some expert opinion on how to make that happen
Want your posts to go viral? Here’s some expert opinion on how to make that happen
53 per cent of all social media managers are reluctant to actively utilise analytics to measure the success of their social media strategy. It is an important part of the job, and even if only for half an hour .... Read More
Interview with co-founder Jigsaw Academy – Sarita Digumarti
Interview with co-founder Jigsaw Academy – Sarita Digumarti
At Jigsaw, we passionately believe that the future of analytics is poised to soar and that we will play a crucial role in identifying and nurturing talent in analytics worldwide. We also firmly believe that onl.... Read More
Big Data tools
Big Data tools
Jigsaw Academy, The Online School of Analytics launches professsional certification courses in Big Data tools, designed for programming and IT professionals who want to learn and excel in Big Data technologies.... Read More
Online course on Social Media
Online course on Social Media
Jigsaw Academy, the online school of Analytics launches the Social Media Marketing and Analytics Course for anyone who wants to be a social media genius..... Read More
Data analysts rule the IT roost, rake in the moolah
Data analysts rule the IT roost, rake in the moolah
The rapidly growing big-data analytics sector will be a $16-billion industry in India by 2025, says IT trade body Nasscom. As per a recent survey on big-data analytics – Analytic Vidya and Jigsaw Academy Educat.... Read More
Jigsaw Academy Traces India to Become a Hotbed for Analytics
Jigsaw Academy Traces India to Become a Hotbed for Analytics
It now has a blinding potential to become a hotbed for analytics. According to ‘The Analytics India Company Study 2016’, India now plays an important role in promoting the study of analytics and data science ar.... Read More
Sharp spurt in demand for data analytics courses
Sharp spurt in demand for data analytics courses
Details of a survey conducted by Jigsaw Academy reveal that non-IT professionals account for 52% of those pursuing analytics courses, bucking the trend of the IT sector constituting the majority. The survey als.... Read More
Top analytics tools in 2016
Top analytics tools in 2016
Data analysis is not cut and dried, providing results in absolute terms. Rather, many tools, techniques and processes can help dissect data, structuring it into actionable insights. As we look toward the future.... Read More
Online classes all Indian professionals must take!
Online classes all Indian professionals must take!
Career options like big data scientist, data architects and data developer, are on the rise and this seems to be the right time to develop your analytical skills..... Read More
Why Everyone wants to be a social media analyst
Why Everyone wants to be a social media analyst
In order to navigate and manipulate social media, professionals have to be able to analyse and assess the impact that their communication and marketing efforts are having. This is where data analytics comes int.... Read More
Do IT your way
Do IT your way
According to The Harvard Business Review, data science is the sexiest job of the 21st century. "We expect big data guys to be earning upwards of crores of rupees in the coming years," says Gaurav Vohra, CEO & c.... Read More
Shooting to Score: Reaching business goals with social media analytics
Shooting to Score: Reaching business goals with social media analytics
When it comes to figuring out just how effective their use of social media has been, whether it’s had a measurable impact on the company’s bottom line—what’s also referred to as ‘social media ROI (return on inv.... Read More
Evolution of the Data Scientist Through the Decade: What’s Changed
Evolution of the Data Scientist Through the Decade: What’s Changed
I have been a part of the analytics industry for over 15 years now. I started building analytics teams back in 2005. Back then, building a new team meant hiring a bunch of statisticians, economists and mathemat.... Read More
Mumbai pays highest to Analytics and Big Data Professionals: Report
Mumbai pays highest to Analytics and Big Data Professionals: Report
According to the Analytics & Big Data Salary Report 2016 by Jigsaw Academy & Analytics Vidhya, Mumbai pays the highest for Big DataandData Analyticsjobs among all Indian cities. In absolute numbers, the figure .... Read More
Digital marketing certifications go hot
Digital marketing certifications go hot
Gaurav Vohra, founder of Jigsaw Academy, that has seen 2,000 students take its web analytics course (started two years ago) and social media marketing & analytics course (introduced this month), says greater so.... Read More
Big Data is helping local governments govern better
Big Data is helping local governments govern better
Big Data is being used to enable government agencies to respond to ground realities in a targeted, timely and efficient manner. ‘Smart cities’ are an example of this; their implementation being one of the India.... Read More
Social Media Marketing course
Social Media Marketing course
Jigsaw Academy, The Online School of Analytics, has launched a Social Media Marketing and Analytics course. The duration of the course is 8 hours and is for anyone who is looking to get acquainted with the diff.... Read More
How big data courses are filling skill gap
How big data courses are filling skill gap
"We get upwards of 300-400 students every month for our big data courses alone. This excludes the people who we train on big data via our corporate and college training modules,” says Sarita Digumarti, COO and .... Read More
Social Media course
Social Media course
Jigsaw Academy, The Online School of Analytics, launches the Social Media Marketing and Analytics Course for anyone who wants to be part of the social media marketing wave. The course is designed and taught by .... Read More
Top 5 Software Suites That Need Employee Reskilling
Top 5 Software Suites That Need Employee Reskilling
Given such seismic shifts in the production and circulation of information in the digital realm, it is no surprise that reskilling is now part-and-parcel of a career in data science. Unlike upskilling, which in.... Read More
EdTech startup Claned secures $1.4M to expand to India
EdTech startup Claned secures $1.4M to expand to India
In December, Jigsaw Academy raised $3 million in a series A round of funding. The platform offers courses in data analytics and big data for students and professionals..... Read More
India’s 21st century women fight off prejudice and emerge successful entrepreneurs
India’s 21st century women fight off prejudice and emerge successful entrepreneurs
That said the list is only growing, Shradha Sharma, of YourStory, Srivdhya Baskar, of Amagi Media Labs, Anu Acharya of Mapmygenome, and Sarita Digumarti of Jigsaw Academy are some names that are inspiring sever.... Read More
VCs turned us down though we were making money’
VCs turned us down though we were making money’
Jigsaw has now trained about 40,000 people for a certificate course that runs for six months. The company, counts Accenture, Genpact Wipro, Flipkart and Swiss Re among its corporate clients. Jigsaw Academy rece.... Read More
Reskilling will redefine Indian IT firms’ biz model
Reskilling will redefine Indian IT firms’ biz model
Recruitments for niche technologies have particularly gone up. The demand of talent for niche technologies is forcing us to create a robust ‘build plus bring’ strategy for managing this capability. Even though .... Read More
The Analytics landscape
The Analytics landscape
While both professionals and students think that analytics is about assembling data using software tools, it is so much more than that. It is cleaning data and structuring it so as to derive impactful insights..... Read More
Kolkata emerges the highest payer for big data analysts
Kolkata emerges the highest payer for big data analysts
"Kolkata seems to be a clear winner for analysts, earnings-wise, with an average salary package of Rs.10.51 Lakh when their salaries are adjusted to the cost of living according to the Analytics and Big Data Sa.... Read More
Analytics, Big Data to see robust hiring, high salaries
Analytics, Big Data to see robust hiring, high salaries
Unlike large companies, which pay around Rs. 9.6 lakh, Indian startups are willing to pay over Rs 10.8 lakh per annum to attract the best talent in the analytics industry, according to the Analytics and Big Dat.... Read More
TOI Exclusive: 23k jobs for big data analytics in Bengaluru: Report
TOI Exclusive: 23k jobs for big data analytics in Bengaluru: Report
According to the analytics school, data analytics are being paid a whopping Rs12.19 Lkahs per annum in Mumbai, followed by Bengaluru—Rs10.48 lakhs and Delhi—NCR—Rs10.4 lakhs. But the start-up city has the highe.... Read More
Utilise Online Courses to your full advantage
Utilise Online Courses to your full advantage
Online learning is truly the future, with a projected 50 per cent of university classes in the US having a large e-learning based component by 2019.So, how do you make the best utilisation of the self-paced onl.... Read More
Who are the creators of Big Data jobs?
Who are the creators of Big Data jobs?
Big Data is a big deal. Interestingly, although the demand for data professionals has grown, there has not been a correspondingly meteoric surge in supply. This widening gap between demand and supply can be att.... Read More
It’s back to school for co’s bench strength
It’s back to school for co’s bench strength
Sarita Digumarti, who has been running Jigsaw Academy for five years said, "Tech companies have started looking beyond just IT skills. Data analytics is currently one of the most valuable streams. This is the r.... Read More
IT firms upskill staff in new technology age
IT firms upskill staff in new technology age
There is a big difference between talent and skill. India has good talent and if you have people with right aptitude, they can be taught different skills,” said Sarita Digumarti, co-founder of Jigsaw Academy,wh.... Read More
Understanding the trends and customer behaviour in e-com segment – Start Up City Magazine
Understanding the trends and customer behaviour in e-com segment – Start Up City Magazine
Information and data are key to any ecommerce player. It is with this data that they can analyse what their consumer base needs; determine which marketing tactics work best; locate the most profitable channels .... Read More
Hiring the right talent using analytics – CXO Today
Hiring the right talent using analytics – CXO Today
HR analytics allows companies to analyze the skills of existing high performers and build a template for future hires. Employing statistical techniques, analytics software can optimize companies’ job posting ta.... Read More
Why there is a dearth of qualified data scientists
Why there is a dearth of qualified data scientists
Online courses in data science that target specific industries and verticals, and that equip learners with a highly customised but varied skill set would seem to be the most pragmatic solution to the deficit in.... Read More
First batch of MISB Bocconi graduates – TNIE EDEX
First batch of MISB Bocconi graduates – TNIE EDEX
MISB Bocconi, Mumbai hosted the graduation of the first batch of students of The Executive Program in Business Analytics (EPBA) offered in association with Jigsaw Academy.... Read More
MaGE funds for Online School of Analytics
MaGE funds for Online School of Analytics
Manipal Global Education Services has funded The Online School of Analytics, Jigsaw Academy, to the tune of 20 crore primarily to expand its offerings and to penetrate new markets..... Read More
MISB Bocconi hosts EPBA Graduation Event
MISB Bocconi hosts EPBA Graduation Event
This programme was offered in association with Jigsaw Academy, a data analytics training company. The 10-month programme, which was held at MISB Bocconi campus at Hiranandani Knowledge Park, Powai, saw 22 stude.... Read More
Big Data for beginners
Big Data for beginners
Jigsaw Academy has launched ‘Big Data for Beginners’ course, specially created for engineering graduates and freshers who want to build careers in big data, analytics professionals and data scientists..... Read More
Online Data Analytics training school raises 20 crore
Online Data Analytics training school raises 20 crore
Jigsaw claims it has trained over 40,000 students from over 30 countries with digital content in analytics and big data, and offers courses across industries and functions, like retail, ecommerce, finance, HR, .... Read More
Pai invests in Jigsaw Academy
Pai invests in Jigsaw Academy
Online Data Analytics Platform Jigsaw Academy has raised 20 crore from Manipal Global Education Services and its chairman TV Mohan Das Pai, who invested in his personal capacity. The company plans to use the fu.... Read More
Analytics training Jigsaw Academy gets $3M from MaGE – VC Circle online
Analytics training Jigsaw Academy gets $3M from MaGE – VC Circle online
Jigsaw Academy Education Pvt Ltd, which runs an e-learning portal for data analytics courses, has received Rs 20 crore ($3 million) in Series A funding from Manipal Global Education Services (MaGE)..... Read More
Analytics training platform Jigsaw Academy raises 20 cr in funding – Yourstory Onlinec
Analytics training platform Jigsaw Academy raises 20 cr in funding – Yourstory Onlinec
Talking about the sector, T.V. Mohandas Pai, who is joining Jigsaw Academy’s Advisory Board, said, “Trained professionals who understand the right approach to applying analytics will drive new value proposition.... Read More
Big data, big bucks
Big data, big bucks
Says Vohra Jigsaw Academy, ‘Our courses are meant for IT professionals who have little or no knowledge of big data. We teach them how to deal with big data, and our focus is on how to generate insights on big d.... Read More
Analytics Skill-Sets, A Must For Digital Leaders
Analytics Skill-Sets, A Must For Digital Leaders
At Jigsaw, a lot of effort goes into process and data collection, and the team constantly uses the data for generating new ideas for courses, improving course delivery, excelling at customer satisfaction, and f.... Read More
Jigsaw Academy: Transforming Edutech industry
Jigsaw Academy: Transforming Edutech industry
Jigsaw’s vision of offering an industry-relevant curriculum has led to innovative partnerships with leading academic institutions such as SDA Bocconi in Milan, Italy, Great Lakes Institute of Management in Chen.... Read More
10 Online Big Data Courses
10 Online Big Data Courses
Jigsaw Academy is an online school based out of India, specialising in Analytics. They offer courses for beginner, intermediate and advanced levels, ranging from a broad overview of analytics for total newcomer.... Read More
New tech trainers soar on demand from IT cos like TCS, Infosys and Wipro
New tech trainers soar on demand from IT cos like TCS, Infosys and Wipro
Jigsaw's alumni now work at top IT firms like Infosys and Genpact as well as core analytics providers such as Fractal Analytics. The demand is huge. India alone will require at least one lakh cloud computing pr.... Read More