How Many Hours Per Week Should Data Professionals Really Dedicate to Learning?

Here’s how much time you should dedicate to learning new skills both at work and off-the-clock, according to experts.

If you are a data professional that thinks they have an excuse to avoid up skilling, consider the fact that while in office, for eight years, Former President Barack Obama dedicated an hour a day, seven days a week, to reading. In the tech world, Former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates took a week-long sabbatical

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