The Institute of Growth

We help individuals and companies do more.

 LEAD designs practical-based data science, digital marketing, and web development programs with student support and a passionate community.

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Data Science

Equip skillsets of future – today

Every company and organization – even the one you work at, will eventually turn into a data company. Data is the new oil and will only get bigger.

Here’s the good news – you don’t have to be a programmer to take part in the data industry. To be a data scientist, you simply get started.

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Full Stack Web Development

Go build useful web applications

We interact with hundreds, if not thousands of websites and applications on a daily basis.

Here’s the opportunity – for you to pick up skillsets to build what makes up the internet. 

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Digital Marketing

Put yourself in front of your audience

According to, there are 4.57 billion active Internet users in 2020 – half the world’s population.            4 billion reasons to start digital marketing today. Grow your business by reaching a wider audience.

Simple as it is. Here’s what you only need  – a mobile phone or laptop.

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How do busy professionals become data scientists?

You want to learn data science because it’ll help you progress your career. Can do more, means can earn more – right? But what if you have a full-time job and couldn’t make the time or the energy to do so? Here are the steps you can take – fast.


Become a ‘career-ready’ data scientist in 6 weeks with a proven structure.

Would pursuing a degree, Masters, or even PhD in data science a worthwhile pursuit?As a working professional, you know data science will be a ‘norm’ in the future, and it’s an in-demand industry for high-employability or career transition skill.


30-days to become a versatile data professional

Expands your boundaries and employability when you pick up 21st-century skillsets used by actual data professionals at work. Experience 4 real-world projects by the end of 30-days. Apply to get in now!

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How Learning Actually Works

How Learning Actually Works

Difficult times build mental toughness. The past 2 years have been difficult, thanks to the pandemic. With the closure of physical classes, online classes became the norm. But, how effective is it? Are we learning faster or are we getting Zoom-brain-freezed? Someone...

Python, R, or Power Bi? – What’s the difference?

Python, R, or Power Bi? – What’s the difference?

"Dr Lau, What is SQL?" "Dr Lau, What is Python?" "Dr Lau, What is R?" "Dr Lau, What is Power BI?" That’s questions we often receive. And it’s perfectly normal if you’re just getting started in learning data science. Today, let me explain all these terminologies in a...

Case Study: Zero to RM1000 Business

Case Study: Zero to RM1000 Business

I'm going to be launching an RM1000 business in 30 days. Here is where I'll document the whole process – including the steps, marketing strategy, results, and lessons learned. You'll also be able to follow if the launch succeeds or fails. Click here to receive updates...

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