Keywords: Kaggle competitions, Inspiration, Motivation
Miguel Pinto lays out his path to becoming a Kaggle competition grandmaster for his readers. His path details his two-year journey in which he learnt Python, Deep Learning and many more related subject areas.
Miguel wrote this article to inspire individuals to take upon data science and all its related aspect. Miguel’s story is motivational as it shows the ability for individuals to progress from little or basic knowledge within a field, all the way to attaining an industry recognised achievement.
The introduction of the article starts off mentioning reasons as to why the popularity of AI has grown. Miguel shows the versatility and transferability of gaining skills in AI by showcasing a list of industries that benefit from utilising AI-based solutions.
The “Competing in Kaggle” section of Miguel’s article is why you would read this article. This section contains Miguel’s recollection of his relatively quick progression through the Kaggle ranks and his struggles when learning. Again, Miguel has highlighted key points and tips in bold, and these tips are career-defining.
The article ends with a nudge to the benefit of attaining knowledge in Deep Learning, even if you don’t choose it as a career choice.