A common question that I get from students is why python? What makes it so popular today. Alison DeNisco Rayome from TechRepublic asked me a similar question.
Python is very popular because of its set of robust libraries that make it such a dynamic and a fast programming language. It’s object-oriented, and it really allows for everything from creating a website, to app development, to creating different types of data models.
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As a leading expert on data visualization, Dr. Kristen Sosulski regularly consults, delivers seminars, and leads workshops on data visualization techniques and best practices. Her book, Data Visualization Made Simple: Insights Into Becoming Visual (Routledge) is available now. Kristen is an Associate Professor at NYU’s Stern School of Business and the Director for the Learning Science Lab at NYU Stern.