What makes someone a Data Scientist?

I really like this statement in ‘Getting Started with Data Science’ published by IBM press about Data Scientist:

"Data Scientist is the unique blend of skills that can both unlock the insights of data and tell a fantastic story via the data."

The definition above made by  Dr. Patil, the Chief Data Scientist of US.  I agree with the author that it is inclusive of individuals of various background and training and does not restrict the definition of a data scientist to a particular tool or subject it to a certain arbitrary minimum threshold of data size.

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