I was reading this paper on MAD Skills when I read this quote and loved it – so sharing this with you all!
If you are looking for a career where your services will be in high demand, you should find something where you provide a scarce, complementary service to something that is getting ubiquitous and cheap. So what’s getting ubiquitous and cheap? Data. And what is complementary to data? Analysis – Prof. Hal Varian, UC Berkeley, Chief Economist at Google