Career Resource Center

Our industry knowledge, understanding of your professional goals, and insight into our client’s needs allows us to create the best possible match. And we continually add to our knowledge base with ongoing research and study. Whether you’re looking for market research jobs or credit risk analyst jobs, we have the resources you need to help you take the next step in your career, whether that’s the analytics or data scientist career path, or in research and insights.

See our research below or contact us to take the next step in your career.

 

Analytics

The Burtch Works Study 2018: Updated Salaries of Predictive Analytics Pros – Download our latest salary study for analytics professionals and view the webinar recording on YouTube; view the 12-minute recap video here.

5 Rising Trends Disrupting the 2018 Analytics Hiring Market – What are the top trends shaking up the analytics hiring market, and how will they affect both careers and companies?

How Data Scientists & Analytics Pros Can Manage Multiple Job Offers – Our team shares how you can expertly navigate the job search process when you’re evaluating multiple job offers.

The Challenge for Data Scientists and Analytics Pros in Financial Services – How can analytics professionals in financial services keep their skills sharp even if their employer isn’t pursuing cutting-edge technology?

Your Analytics & Data Science New Year’s Resolutions – Need to evaluate your career goals for this year? Here’s how to take a proactive approach.

Executive Leadership Series: Analytics & Data Science Career Resolutions – Webinar recording with advice for quantitative professionals looking to evaluate and create career goals.

2018 Predictions for the Analytics & Data Science Hiring Market – Where is the quantitative hiring market headed? Here are Linda Burtch’s top predictions!

2018 Predictions for the Analytics & Data Science Hiring Market – Webinar recording with our top predictions for this year’s analytics & data science market.

How Analytics Pros & Data Scientists Can Provide Strategic Insights – How can professionals improve their strategic thinking and demonstrate this ability? Our team has some great advice.

10 Tips for Data Scientists & Analytics Pros Navigating Today’s Market – As the analytics and data science hiring market shifts, here’s how professionals can adjust their career strategy.

Analytics Interviews are Changing, Here’s What You Can Do – Presentations are becoming more common in analytics interviews, here’s how you can improve your skills.

Career Growth Tips for Analytics & Data Science Professionals – Our team has great tips for maximizing your analytics or data science career.

Why Analytics Professionals Shouldn’t Take Counter Offers – Counter offers may be tempting, but accepting one is never a good idea.

2017 Predictions for the Analytics & Data Science Hiring Market – Webinar recording with our top predictions for 2017’s analytics & data science market.

Analytics & Data Science Career Strategy from Analyst to Head Honcho – Webinar recording on how to manage your quantitative career strategy from early career to the C-Suite.

How to Manage Title Confusion in Data Science and Analytics – Titles in data science and analytics can mean different things to different people. Here’s how to make sure you know what you’re in for.

3 In-Demand Skills for Digital Analytics Professionals – Here are the rising skills we’re seeing in digital analytics.

CAP: The Certification Program for Analytics Professionals – Learn more about the Certified Analytics Professional (CAP) program from INFORMS.

How Long Should You Stay at Your Analytics Job? – How long should you wait at your current company before taking advantage of a new opportunity?

Options for Financial Services Pros Looking to Shift into Data Science – If you’re in a quantitative position within financial services looking to shift into data science, here’s how you can manage the transition.

8 Worst Strategic Career Mistakes Quants Are Making – The top career strategy mistakes we see in analytics.

The Pros & Cons of Working Remotely in Analytics – Here are the top things to keep in mind when evaluating a remote analytics role.

How Analytics Leaders Can Take Charge of Their Teams – Demand for experienced analytics leaders is increasing. Executive Leadership Coach, Tim Ressmeyer, has some great advice for analytics professionals looking to develop their leadership capabilities.

Career Advice from a Chief Analytics Officer – Very insightful career advice from experienced analytics executive, Joe DeCosmo.

Industry Insights from a Chief Analytics Officer – More industry insights from our webinar interview with experienced analytics executive, Joe DeCosmo.

8 Biggest Job Search Mistakes Quants Are Still Making – The top job search mistakes we see in analytics.

Becoming a Data Scientist: Master’s Program, Bootcamp, or MOOCs? – This guest post covers pros and cons of some popular routes to data science.

Data Science

The Burtch Works Study 2018: Updated Salaries of Data Scientists – Download our latest salary study for data scientists and view the webinar recording on YouTube; view the 13-minute recap video here.

Beyond the Unicorn: 4 Developing Data Scientist Career Paths – As data science specialists are in higher demand, there are four growing areas where employers are looking for specialized skills.

The Rise of Data Engineering: Common Skills and Tools – Data engineers are becoming a common fixture on growing data teams, so we looked at common skills and tools for this growing profession.

How Data Scientists & Analytics Pros Can Manage Multiple Job Offers – Our team shares how you can expertly navigate the job search process when you’re evaluating multiple job offers.

The Challenge for Data Scientists and Analytics Pros in Financial Services – How can analytics professionals in financial services keep their skills sharp even if their employer isn’t pursuing cutting-edge technology?

3 Predictions for the Future of Data Science – What does the future hold for data science? Read about our top predictions for its development.

3 Data Science Salary Trends to Watch in 2018 – Based on our 2018 salary report, here are the top data science salary trends we’re seeing.

4 Emerging Trends in the 2018 Data Science Market – The surging market is beginning to shift what employers are looking for in their data science hires.

Your Analytics & Data Science New Year’s Resolutions – Need to evaluate your career goals for this year? Here’s how to take a proactive approach.

Executive Leadership Series: Analytics & Data Science Career Resolutions – Webinar recording with advice for quantitative professionals looking to evaluate and create career goals.

2018 Predictions for the Analytics & Data Science Hiring Market – Where is the quantitative hiring market headed? Here are Linda Burtch’s top predictions!

2018 Predictions for the Analytics & Data Science Hiring Market – Webinar recording with our top predictions for this year’s analytics & data science market.

Data Scientists: How to Succeed in America’s Top Job – Data science is a top career right now, but how can data scientists stay on top of their game and ahead in their field?

How Analytics Pros & Data Scientists Can Provide Strategic Insights – How can professionals improve their strategic thinking and demonstrate this ability? Our team has some great advice.

10 Tips for Data Scientists & Analytics Pros Navigating Today’s Market – As the analytics and data science hiring market shifts, here’s how professionals can adjust their career strategy.

The Must-Have Skills You Need to Become a Data Scientist – One of our most popular posts covers the top skills employers are looking for a in a data scientist.

Becoming a Data Scientist: Master’s Program, Bootcamp, or MOOCs? – This guest post covers pros and cons of some popular routes to data science.

Career Growth Tips for Analytics & Data Science Professionals – Our team has great tips for maximizing your analytics or data science career.

6 Key Career Strategy Tips for Data Scientists – With so many opportunities, here’s what data scientists need to keep in mind as they plan their careers.

Analytics & Data Science Career Strategy from Analyst to Head Honcho – Webinar recording on how to manage your quantitative career strategy from early career to the C-Suite.

How to Manage Title Confusion in Data Science and Analytics – Titles in data science and analytics can mean different things to different people. Here’s how to make sure you know what you’re in for.

8 Worst Strategic Career Mistakes Quants Are Making – The top career strategy mistakes we see in analytics.

The Pros & Cons of Working Remotely in Analytics – Here are the top things to keep in mind when evaluating a remote analytics role.

Career Advice from a Chief Analytics Officer – Very insightful career advice from experienced analytics executive, Joe DeCosmo.

Industry Insights from a Chief Analytics Officer – More industry insights from our webinar interview with experienced analytics executive, Joe DeCosmo.

Analytics & Data Science Career Strategy from Analyst to Head Honcho – Webinar recording on how to manage your quantitative career strategy from early career to the C-Suite.

8 Biggest Job Search Mistakes Quants Are Still Making – The top job search mistakes we see data scientists making.

Job Search Tips for Students Pursuing Analytics and Data Science – Webinar recording with job search advice for analytics and data science students.

Career Do’s and Don’ts for Analytics and Data Science Students – Webinar recording on preparing for data science and analytics interviews.

Marketing Research

The Burtch Works Study 2017: Updated Salaries of Marketing Research Pros – Download our latest salary study for marketing research professionals and view the webinar recording on YouTube.

2018 Survey Results: What Trends are Marketing Researchers Excited About? – We surveyed our network of research and insights professionals to see which trends they’re interested in, and shared how researchers can adapt to changing technologies.

Should Marketing Researchers Get a Masters or an MBA? – Which degrees are most common in Marketing Research, and what roles are they best suited for?

Marketing Researchers Becoming More Deliberate About Career Decisions – Our latest hiring market data suggests research & insights professionals are carefully evaluating career moves.

8 Key LinkedIn Profile Tips for Marketing Researchers – LinkedIn can be a powerful tool for networking and finding opportunities, here’s how to get the most out of your profile.

2018 Trends to Watch in Marketing Research Hiring – Our team evaluates the top research & insights trends right now, as well as their implications for both researchers and companies looking to hire them.

Marketing Research & Consumer Insights Career Planning: Salaries, Market Insights, & More – Webinar recording with comprehensive career advice from our research & insights recruiting specialists.

Marketing Research & Consumer Insights Career Planning RECAP – 17-minute recap video of our popular marketing research career planning webinar.

Interpreting Job Title Discrepancies in Marketing Research – Job titles in marketing research and consumer insights don’t always indicate what the role entails. Here’s how you can make sure the role you’re applying to matches your expectations.

How Marketing Researchers Can Stand Out While Interviewing – With so many research & insights professionals having similar backgrounds and experience, knowing how to stand out is key.

How to Tackle Assignments in your Marketing Research Job Search – Assignments are becoming commonplace in the marketing research hiring process; here’s what to keep in mind.

Salary Negotiation Tips for Marketing Researchers – Great tips from our marketing research specialists on managing the offer process and salary negotiation.

2017 Trends to Watch in Marketing Research Hiring – Building on trends from last year, the research & insights market continues to evolve as consumer tastes change.

2016 Trends to Watch in Marketing Research Hiring – Here are the developing trends our team identified going into 2016 that are still affecting the hiring market today.

Early Career Analytics

The Burtch Works Studies for Predictive Analytics & Data Science – Download our latest salary studies and view our webinar recordings on YouTube.

Analytics & Data Science Interview Tips: Phone and In-Person – Preparing for interviews is crucial, so our team shares how data scientists and analytics professionals can get ready for both phone and on-site interviews.

7 More Resume Tips for Early Career Analytics Professionals – Our experts revisit the popular resume topic, and how analytics professionals can create stellar resumes.

How Analytics Pros & Data Scientists Can Provide Strategic Insights – How can professionals improve their strategic thinking and demonstrate this ability? Our team has some great advice.

10 Skype or Video Interview Tips for Analytics & Data Science Job Seekers – Video interviews are becoming an integral part of the hiring process at many companies, here’s how to ace yours.

How to Make the Most of Your Analytics Internship – Here are some more tips on how to maximize what you get out of your analytics internship.

How to Get Your First Analytics Job – Here are our top tips for early career analytics professionals looking to get their first job after graduation.

Resume Tips for Early Career Analytics Professionals – Putting together your first analytics resume? Our team has some great advice.

8 Key Job Search Strategies for Early Career Analytics Pros – More top job search strategies from our early career recruiting team.

10 Key Tips for Entry-Level Analytics Professionals – Top tips from our early career analytics specialists.

Job Search Tips for Students Pursuing Analytics and Data Science – Webinar recording with job search advice for analytics and data science students.

Career Do’s and Don’ts for Analytics and Data Science Students – Webinar recording on preparing for data science and analytics interviews.

Becoming a Data Scientist: Master’s Program, Bootcamp, or MOOCs? – This guest post covers pros and cons of some popular routes to data science.

White Papers

Internships – Internships can play a crucial part in securing employment after graduation, learn why in this white paper.

Job Search Research – Make sure you shine in your interviews by thoroughly researching the company you’re applying to.

Phone Interviews – A well-executed phone interview is an essential step in the hiring process; here are our best tips for phone interviews.

In-Person Interviews – Learn how to ace your in-person interviews.

References – A good reference can make or break your job search. Here’s what makes a good reference and who you should be asking.

Communication – Learning to communicate your ideas to a non-technical audience is a crucial skill in pursuing a quantitative or research career.

Visas – The visa process can make job searches tricky, this white paper has a rundown of the basics.