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Michael Hochster, PhD in Statistics, Stanford; Director of Research, Pandora – As a data scientist, how do you answer when non-technical people ask you “is your analysis result statistically significant?”

datascient12Answer They are asking whether you have enough data to trust your results. I would try to answer the real question and not worry too much about whether the technical jargon is being used correctly (that’s my job, not theirs).

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