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Why Your Adviser Might Start Talking Up Bitcoin

This article from Wall Street Journal is written by Jason Zweig

Some days it seems just about everybody is urging you to buy bitcoin. Now, your financial adviser might, too.

This week, the first cryptocurrency-focused exchange-traded fund in the U.S., …

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Where to Stash Your Down Payment if You Didn’t Buy a House This Year

This article from Wall Street Journal is written by Julia Carpenter

With home prices climbing to a record, this year’s housing boom left some hopeful buyers frustrated, discouraged and stuck with a big lump sum of cash.

Home buyers typically …

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Bank of America Quarterly Profit Rises 58% on Higher Interest Income

This article from Wall Street Journal is written by Ben Eisen

Bank of America Corp. BAC 4.47% said Thursday that third-quarter profit rose 58%, suggesting banks’ lending businesses are starting to improve from a pandemic slump.

The bank released $1.1 billion …

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Coaches Corner: Become Searchable to Employers on SPS Talent!

Corporate recruiters and hiring managers are actively searching for Columbia students and alumni to fill full-time and internship opportunities on SPS Talent.
🔎Candidate Search🔍
🔎Employers are able to use the feature “Candidate Search” on SPS Talent. Candidate Search allows the …

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Top Open Source Machine Learning Tools to Learn (and Use) in 2022

To have a successful career in future technologies like data science, machine learning (ML) and analytics, you need a combination of two complementary skill sets: An instinctive understanding of data and practical expertise with relevant tools. While developing an instinctive understanding …

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Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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Featured Classes

Consulting Foundations

In this LinkedIn Learning class, you will learn the critically important components of consulting—including marketing, selling, contracting, managing engagements, and…

Become a Data Visualization Specialist: Concepts

Doug Rose
Data visualization is ultimately the make-or-break moment for any data science operation or business analytics project. Develop a solid foundation…

Data Science Foundations: Fundamentals

Barton Poulson
Instructor Barton Poulson defines the relationships to other data-saturated fields such as machine learning and artificial intelligence. He reviews the…

Real Estate Analytics

In the world of real estate, one of the best ways to set yourself apart from the crowd is by…

Become a Financial Analyst

This course helps you to evaluate current and historical economic and business data to identify trends that influence business decisions.…

Excel for Corporate Finance Professionals

Discover how to use Microsoft Excel for the bread-and-butter tasks required by corporate finance and financial planning and analysis (FP&A)…

Build Your Data Analysis Skills

Learn how to think about data, recognizing the questions to ask to get the right data. Identify the tools you…

Become a Data Analyst

Data analysts examine information using data analysis tools and help their teams develop insights and business strategies. You’ll need skills…

Develop Your Data Analysis Skills

Explore the practice of data analysis. Learn about the process of applying statistical and graphical techniques to data in order…

Consulting Professional Weekly Tips

In this LinkedIn Learning class, you will learn topics such as staying connected with clients, setting pricing, blogging to increase your…

SQL Essential Training

Knowing how to code and manage relational databases and database-driven applications is a valuable skill for any career in tech. …

Master SQL for Data Science

SQL database skills are consistently among the most sought after in the world of data science. Master the skills needed…

Python for Beginners

Python—the popular and highly readable object-oriented language—is both powerful and relatively easy to learn. Whether you’re new to programming or…

Master Python for Data Science

Quickly learn the general programming principles and methods for Python, and then begin applying that knowledge to using Python in…

Industry Guides

Find industry and career development guides from the Vault to inform your career plan.

Landing a job at a hedge fund can be a challenge. With billions—even trillions—of dollars under management and seemingly limitless …

Opportunity is definitely knocking for information technology professionals; employment for computer programmers, computer support specialists, computer systems analysts, software developers …

An increasing number of people are investing their money to help pay for their future plans, whether those include paying …

Featured Mentors


Michael Aita

Michael Aita

e-Mentor Program
  • Sr Mgr Technical Product Manager Apple
Whitney Bitner

Whitney Bitner

e-Mentor Program
  • Associate Machine Learning Data Scientist Collective Medical
Selena (Ziling) Chen

Selena (Ziling) Chen

e-Mentor Program
Alan Chuang

Alan Chuang

e-Mentor Program
Harsh Dhanuka

Harsh Dhanuka

e-Mentor Program
  • Business Development Director Shiwdattrai Dindayal JK Paper Ltd
Elizabeth Elder

Elizabeth Elder

e-Mentor Program
  • Senior Associate J.P. Morgan Chase
Barry Gilbert

Barry Gilbert

e-Mentor Program
  • Sr. Manager of Ad Sales Insights Warner Media Sports
John Gorman

John Gorman

e-Mentor Program
David Griffith

David Griffith

e-Mentor Program
  • Director, Data Analytics Deerfield Management
Kanchan Gyani

Kanchan Gyani

e-Mentor Program
  • Product Support Technical Lead Amount.Inc
Benjamin Heller

Benjamin Heller

e-Mentor Program
  • Google Cloud Sales Representative Google
Cindy Hsu

Cindy Hsu

e-Mentor Program
  • Data Analyst MRM