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Podcast #073: When the Analyst Goes Independent
Podcast #073: When the Analyst Goes Independent
By on October 10, 2017

Do you have a spare shingle lying around? Have you been thinking about painting, “Analyst for Hire – Will Work for Cookies” on it and hanging it up on your ... read more »

Oct. 25th: 1-Day Workshop in San Francisco – Intro to R for the Digital Analyst
By on October 4, 2017

I’ll be conducting a small (up to 8 students) hands-on workshop that is an introduction to R for the digital analyst in San Francisco on Wednesday, October 25th. If you are ... read more »

Did that KPI Move Enough for Me to Care?
By on September 29, 2017

This post really… is just the setup for an embedded 6-minute video. But, it actually hits on quite a number of topics. At the core: Using a statistical method to objectively determine ... read more »

Podcast #072: The Future of the Digital Analyst…Redux
By on September 26, 2017

On the latest episode of The Digital Analytics Power Hour, we revisited a topic that we first tackled back in April 2016 — what are the different career paths available ... read more »

Podcast #071: Reinforcement Learning with Matt Gershoff
By on September 12, 2017

With all of the buzz about machine learning and AI coming to market, we thought it would be good to dig in a bit to one branch of machine learning ... read more »

Podcast #070: The Case for Customer Lifetime Value with Dr. Peter Fader
By on August 29, 2017

Dr. Peter Fader is a long-time “friend of the digital analytics industry” for good reason — he is a long-standing advocate for the practical application of data! In this episode ... read more »

Podcast #069: The Biases of the Analyst
By on August 15, 2017

On the latest episode of the Digital Analytics Power Hour, we welcomed our new co-host — Moe Kiss — and then dove into the topic of various types of biases ... read more »

Podcast #068: Engaging with Your Local Analytics Community
By on August 1, 2017

We’ve got the Measure Slack team and LinkedIn and the DAA community forums and the #measure hashtag on Twitter and blogs and podcasts, but, at the end of the day, ... read more »

Podcast #067: R you Considering Python?
By on July 18, 2017

On the latest episode of The Digital Analytics Power Hour podcast, Michael and I sat down with Ryan Praskieviecz from EY to chat about his experience learning to “program with data” ... read more »

How to Build a Brain-Friendly Bar Chart in R
By on July 17, 2017

This post was inspired by a post by Lea Pica: How to Build a Brain-Friendly Bar Chart in Domo. In that post, Lea started with the default rendering of a ... read more »