What do those words mean?
Data analytics: that's just modern statistics.
- What does my data tell me? Can I use it to make predictions and quantify uncertainty?
If you tell your barber that you do statistics they'll tell you how much they hated that class, and they will pity you.
- If you tell them you do data analytics, ….
- Well, either way they'll probably stop talking to you.
A big difference between "conventional" and "modern" statistics (data analytics) is a de-emphasis on \(p\)-values.
- Nobody likes those, but they have their place.