Michael Li

Michael Li

Entrepreneur and Founder, Data Scientist

Michael Li has worked as a data scientist (Foursquare), quant (D.E. Shaw, J.P. Morgan), and a rocket scientist (NASA). He did his PhD at Princeton as a Hertz fellow and read Part III Maths at Cambridge as a Marshall scholar.

At Foursquare, Li discovered that his favorite part of the job was teaching and mentoring smart people about data science. He decided to build a startup that lets him focus on what he really loves.

What Hiring Managers Don't Understand About Hiring for Data Science
Hiring

What Hiring Managers Don't Understand About Hiring for Data Science

Determine if a data scientist understands these three points before signing a contract.
3 Ways Scrappy Entrepreneurs Can Keep Data Scientists on Board and Motivated
Data Scientists

3 Ways Scrappy Entrepreneurs Can Keep Data Scientists on Board and Motivated

The point is to make them feel 'part of the team' and supported.
4 Things a Data Scientist Can Do for Entrepreneurs
Big Data

4 Things a Data Scientist Can Do for Entrepreneurs

Virtually every type of company can benefit from a skilled data scientist.