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How to be a good GIS Analyst

How to be a good GIS Analyst

General
Some year ago, when I first met GIS, I had to find a career out of the many areas of specialization that existed. Hearing of GIS technicians,GIS specialist, Spatial data expert and many more job descriptions that existed by then, I was fascinated by the urge to explore a number of fields and decide on my specific field in later years. One common name I came across was "GIS Analyst". Looking into the responsibilities of this career, it was clear that there was duplication of responsibilities when compared to other fields. This however starred a good deal when it came to exploring the GIS industry. Each job description has a different view and treatment in different places. I was moved by the fact that a GIS analyst seemed a great deal then. Over the years, being in the industry, there ar...