Impact Driving Analyst Track - Community

Includes live online training on Business Analytics, A/B Testing and Predictive Analytics.

Classes begin May 3, 2018

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Become a Better Analyst: Empower yourself and your team to drive Business Impact

Are you a strong analyst yet frustrated with how little an impact you are having on your organization? Are you building the best models and yet no one seems to care? Would you like to learn how to influence your stakeholders, articulate the insights generated by your analysis and make great presentations? Or you have recently transitioned into an analytics role and are not sure how to do analytics? If so, Aryng’s Analyst track is for you.

Most importantly you do this together as a community with other analyst. You interact with others through the online class forum, discussions, and Facebook group.

Class Schedule: We meet every Thursday from 5-7pm Pacific time starting May 3, 2018 for 24 weeks. There will be no class on July 5, 2018.

Monthly Mentoring: Group mentoring sessions every 1st Saturday of the month from 8-10am Pacific time for the 12 months of your enrollment.

TRACK includes:

  • Analytics Aptitude Assessment
    The Assessment is a free and easy tool to match your interests and skills with a future analytics career. Once you complete the assessment, you’ll receive immediate results with personalized learning path suggestions.
  • Complete Hands-on Business Analytics Training
    This 8-week-long, foundational analytics course uses MS Excel and covers the hypothesis-driven BADIR™ approach to the four most common business analytics methodologies: aggregate analysis, correlation analysis, trend analysis and sizing/estimation.
  • Complete Hands-on A/B Test-and-Learn Training
    Learn how to design controlled experiments when historical data isn’t sufficient to prove or disprove hypotheses using the BEDIR™framework, with full factorial design and optimization using MS Excel. This course runs for 6 weeks.
  • Complete Hands-on Predictive Analytics Training
    Learn advanced methodologies including linear regression, logistic regression, decision tree and k-means clustering. Get hands-on experience with the BADIR framework using open source tools R and Knime. This course runs for 9 weeks.
  • Monthly live Q&A office hours
    Every 1st Saturday, we will come together to answer any questions you have outside the class, covering the class material as well as career transition questions. The office hours would be held from 8-10 am Pacific time.
  • 24/7 Facebook class support
    You will be part of the Facebook group for the class, with the ability to ask questions and get answers from fellow students and Aryng trainers. You will also have the ability to have class discussion during and in-between lectures via the class platform.
  • Three 1-on-1 hour-long Mentoring Sessions with a senior Aryng consultant
    Once you have completed the analytics training, you would pick up a live analytics project from your current job and apply the BADIR framework to the project supported by mentoring hours with a senior Aryng trainer. You will identify the real business question for the project; prepare and present the analysis plan; pull data to do analysis and make the stakeholder presentation—all within a 6-8-week time frame.

Your Instructor

Piyanka Jain
Piyanka Jain

Author of the Amazon bestseller Behind Every Good Decision

Piyanka Jain is the President and CEO of Aryng, an analytics consulting company focused on analytics training, consulting and recruiting. Her client list includes companies like Google, Box, Here, Applied Materials, Abbott Labs, and GE. As a highly regarded industry thought leader in analytics, she writes for Forbes, Harvard Business Review, InsideHR, and other publications. She has been a featured speaker at American Marketing Association conferences, Microsoft Modern Workplace, Predictive Analytics World, Growth Hacker TV, GigaOm, Google Analytics User Conference and more. In 15+ years as an analytics leader, she has had a $200M+ demonstrated impact on business. A gifted problem solver, she seeks out patterns and insights to drive change in her clients' organizations and impact top levers of business. She considers customer satisfaction, empowerment and positive engagement as the highest rewards, and dollar impact as a natural consequence. Her best seller book ‘Behind Every Good Decision’ is an actionable guide for business managers on data-driven decision-making through business analytics.

She has two master’s degrees with theses involving applied mathematics and statistics. A hiker, runner, and yogi, she lives in Sunnyvale, California.

Courses Included with Purchase

Hands-on Predictive Analytics - Community
Complete Live Hands-on Training
Starting August 23, 2018, 5-7pm PT
Piyanka Jain
Hands-on Business Analytics - Community
Complete Live Hands-on Training
Starting May 3, 2018, 5-7pm PT
Piyanka Jain
Hands-on A/B Testing- Community
Complete Live Hands-on Training
Starting June 28, 2018, 5-7pm PT
Piyanka Jain

Original Price: $3,597

Frequently Asked Questions

What tools do I need for the training and the project?
You will need MS Excel with data-pak loaded and MS PowerPoint to complete Hands-on Business Analytics and Hands-on A/B Test-and-Learn. For Hands-on Predictive Analytics, you will additionally need to install open source software R and Knime. For the project, you might also need to use another BI tool to pull data, depending how data is stored on by the subject of the project.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us within 2 days of the first live streaming class and we will give you a full refund.
How long does a track take to finish? How long can I take to finish the tracks?
This Analyst track has 24 weeks of coursework. We will cover complete hands-on Business Analytics in 8 weeks, followed by the 6-week A/B Testing course. Hands-on Predictive Analytics requires 9 weeks to complete. There is no class during the week of July 4th. All live course content will be available after streaming concludes. You may wish to review the content again during the 24 weeks or beyond. Post completing the coursework, you will continue your learning for another 6 to 8 weeks by completing an internal live project supported by mentoring hours. Participants have up to 12 months from registration to finish the mentoring sessions. After 12 months, continued access to the track’s online training platform, use of any remaining mentoring sessions and the ability to complete the follow-on project is available for an annual fee of $250.
Do I get a certificate at the end of the track?
Yes. At the successful completion of the analytics project, you’ll receive the Aryng Certified Analytics Professional certificate. Additionally, you’ll receive a Certificate of Completion for each of the three courses included in the track.
What is the background knowledge required to enroll in the tracks?
You need a working knowledge of Excel, a score of 16 or above in the Analytics Aptitude Assessment and a passion for learning analytics. You will also need a basic familiarity with R for Hands-On Predictive Analytics. If you are unfamiliar with R, Aryng will direct you to appropriate training resources as part of your onboarding process.
Who do I contact with questions while taking the course online or while doing the client project?
For logistical issues while taking the course, please email support@aryng.com or call 408.412.7279. If you have analytics-related questions, Aryng recommends bringing them to the weekly class, monthly Q&A session or posting on the Facebook class tribe.
Can I just enroll in a single course or take courses one at a time and later add mentorship services and client project, if desired?
Yes, you can choose to enroll in the courses one-by-one instead of taking the entire track. You can also sign up for a la carte mentoring sessions, career coaching and a client project after you finish your training. Please be aware price discounts are only available when purchasing the complete track.
Yes, you can choose to enroll in the courses one-by-one instead of taking the entire track. You can also sign up for a la carte mentoring sessions, career coach
Upon finishing the coursework you will feel confident in being able to think through and execute solving any business problem using data. Once you start applying BADIR framework to your internal projects. you will find yourself working on high-value problems driving significant business impact. Your job satisfaction would go up significantly and you will find yourself being invited to the table where you previously didn't have permission to play.

"I used the [Aryng’s Data Analytics] framework yesterday and it worked like a charm! Thanks Aryng."

Luke Stone, Director of Customer Reliability Engineering, Google

"Aryng’s class provides great information on the business analytics processes, from the business question to final recommendation that I can apply in my analysis work."

Jianmin, Principal Manufacturing Analyst, Philip Morris USA Inc

"I really enjoyed the course. It was the best analytics course that I have taken. Thank you. "

- Kyle West, Regional manager, Winco Fireworks International, LLC

Karanbir Sodhi

Director - Business Intelligence and Web Analytics at IMVU

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