OnPoint For Individuals

Think Hard Before Going to Law School

Posted by Marie L. Clark on Feb 15, 2018 6:11:00 AM

A friend called me the other day and excitedly announced that his daughter had just been accepted into law school. My heart sank. As a business futurist specializing in the intersection between human capital and the rapidly maturing field of data and analytics, I dedicate a lot of time researching how the 4th Industrial Revolution will impact existing professions.

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Topics: Data Literacy, law school, 4th industrial revolution, ESI, Electronically Stored Information, legal, law, lawyer, legal jobs, jobs, education

Change Creates Opportunities Especially For Those Who Are Data Literate

Posted by Marie L. Clark on Jan 25, 2018 6:11:00 AM

2018-01-24_11-25-56.jpgOn Monday Amazon opened the first cashierless store, Amazon Go. LinkedIn posed the question, “Are cashiers' days numbered?” I think we’ve known this was coming since grocery stores introduced self-checkout lines and Wendy’s installed self-ordering kiosks.

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Topics: big data, 4th industrial revolution, Data Scientist, Data Science, Data Literacy, Data Literate