It's a dream come through for me 🥳🥳
I am excited to announce that I resume at Microsoft today as a Senior Cloud Advocate.
I will be working with the amazing Next Generation team led by @lee_stott .
I have always been passionate about covering the skill gaps needed to accelerate Africa's growth and this new role at Microsoft will offer me a bigger platform to scale impact by upskilling Students and Educators across Africa.
Mar 20 • 21 tweets • 6 min read
Business Analyst, Project Management, Product Management, UI/UX Designer, Data Analyst.
What do they do daily? 🧵🧵🧵🧵
I had a chat recently with an undergraduate who is interested in finding a career in tech coming from a non STEM background and has no strength for overly technical roles.
How best do I then explain the roles above?
I thought of using the life experience of people in these roles
Mar 20 • 7 tweets • 3 min read
Yet another learning opportunity. This is huge and you shouldn't miss it.
ALX partnering with Udacity and The room for NanoDegree programme with 12,000 job placement
Details in this thread 🧵🧵🧵
The programme will feature 2 categories 1. NanoDegree Programs: For African youth with a background in Data, Cloud, or Programming 2. Foundational Programs: For African youth with prior experience in Data, Cloud, or Programming
Mar 20 • 19 tweets • 4 min read
What Should You Learn to Become an Intermediate Data Analyst?
I will tell you and also show you how to do it
You will agree with me that there are lots of resources and activities out there for beginner data analyst. This in itself is a challenge for the data community.
The beginners level is saturated, we have fewer Intermediate people today and for Advance, we can almost count them
Mar 19 • 4 tweets • 2 min read
I dreamt of giving out 200 Laptops and I woke Up!
This dream must come through but I need your help and support as always.
For every sale made on my course ($9.9) only udemy.com/course/microso… 20% will go to the purchase of laptops for Nigeria data and tech community #Ola200PC
This isn't just a promise.
there is a roadmap to making it a reality.
I have set up a committee that will audit the sales on a weekly basis and take account of how much we have for the #Ola200PC Project.
They will also work on determining the selection criteria.
Mar 18 • 8 tweets • 2 min read
If you wonder why I am so active on Twitter giving all my best to support the community.
Check this for the a short story.
Imagine in your head a small boy roaming on the street with only pant.
Crying as he walk down the street looking for a miracle to eat and make it through the night.
It was clear, food is a substance you take not to die and never something to enjoy.
Let's stop here...
Mar 18 • 6 tweets • 2 min read
Did you miss my radio talk this evening?
Below is a recap of the conversation on Smooth 98.1FM
Topic: Benefits of Data Analysis to MSMEs
Q1: Tell us Ola, What does data mean to businesses?
Ola: According to Pythagoras, the world is made of numbers, this mean, it is a business of numbers, these numbers are data.
From this, we can see how data is the wheel driving the business. From Sales to Expenses, customers...
Mar 13 • 4 tweets • 1 min read
Are you looking for a way to make $300 - $1000 working from home and with your smartphone?
Check this thread 🧵
You should be tired of this type of headlines 🤣🤣.
I am still looking for such headline that is genuine.
Please show ME the way 😂
Mar 12 • 36 tweets • 7 min read
Excel Skill and Concepts a Data Analyst Should Know
Check this 🧵🧵🧵 for more details
Kindly RT 🙏
It is always encouraged that a data analyst should learn how to use Excel or other spreadsheet app to work with data. As a matter of fact, Excel is the closest tool to understanding complex challenges in your Journey.
If you can do it with Excel, you can figure it out for others
Mar 11 • 12 tweets • 4 min read
As a Data Analyst or Scientist, it is good to Netflix and chill sometimes.
This is why I will be recommending 10 Movies on Data Science for your viewing pleasure 😊
Curled from DataScienceDojo Blog and some by myself
No 1. I, Robot (2004)
Will Smith stars as Chicago policeman Del Spooner in the year 2035. He is highly suspicious of the A.I technology and robots being used as household helpers
Mar 11 • 11 tweets • 3 min read
Data Management and Governance is a path people are yet to take advantage of today.
Check this thread 🧵 for more details
As a Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) and having worked in different data roles as Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Data Architect, and even led Data Architecture Project, I can see before me a major challenge for the African Market.
Mar 10 • 4 tweets • 2 min read
Training and Internship Opportunities for Nigerian Women 🧵
Apply for a paid internship position at Bolt today!
No previous experience needed 👉🏼 hit (bit.ly/3KcUPHE) to learn more!
Mar 2 • 11 tweets • 2 min read
Dear BEGINNER Data Analyst, Ask yourself these questions to avoid learning Data Analysis for 2 Years 🧵
As a BEGINNER Data Analyst, to get the best while learning, you should have a strong reason for learning and give it the right level of commitment and dedication.
Be sincere with yourself and ask the following questions...
Mar 1 • 11 tweets • 4 min read
Kaggle is not just a competitive data science platform, it's one of the largest repositories for datasets, it is also a Cloud IDE where you can build and deploy a model.
Check details in this 🧵
This is a good opportunity to take your learning journey more seriously. Upskill yourself with this learning challenge.
Details in the THREAD
To participate and get qualified for the Microsoft Award, choose one of the following solution areas and complete the 3 steps:
Remote JOB Opening at ShortPoint.
4-day Work Weeks 😲.
Check the THREAD for the available Roles.
I have a friend working here and she got the job while in Nigeria, go ahead and apply. 1. Senior Front-End Developer jobs.shortpoint.com/o/senior-front…
Feb 23 • 4 tweets • 2 min read
Google Data Analytics Certificate Course on Twitter Space
Course 2: Ask Questions to Make Data-Driven Decisions.
We are resuming this verbal class on Twitter Space.
I will share work experiences to expatiate on the learning resources, this way, you learn better #GDACOnBirdApp
Course 2 in the 8 Courses learning journey is all about asking the right questions that will lead to better business decision making.
Every Data Analyst must love asking questions and answering some of these questions themselves at times.
Feb 22 • 11 tweets • 6 min read
MODULE 2: How to BUILD a robust Machine Learning Portfolio for a Beginner 🧵
1. Where Do I find datasets for personal projects? 2. How to Identify What Use Case fits a Sample Data 3. Creating A Fictitious Business Use Case
40 Sample Datasets #MLPortfolioOnBirdApp
Before we continue, make sure you check out Module 1 THREAD with the Link below:
How to Get the Best from the Global Power Platform Bootcamp 2022, Lagos Nigeria.
Tips can be applied to other areas of your life
Global Power Platform Bootcamp is an annual event that takes place in over 70 cities across the globe where people come together to learn about Power Platform Tools; Power BI, Power Apps, Power Automate, and Power Virtual Agent.
You can register here bit.ly/GPPB2022LAGOS
Feb 17 • 10 tweets • 3 min read
SQL Learning Resources Thread
As a Beginner learning Data Analysis, Data Science + SQL, it is always good to connect the dots through projects and use cases.
In this growing thread, I will first share some resources with possible SQL projects to test your skill #SQLOnBirdApp
It will be good to start with a foundational course. there are lots of resources in this space so I will list them: