Discrete vs Continuous Data

Discrete vs Continuous Data

Today I will be covering the difference between discrete vs continuous data. This is an important concept to grasp as a data analyst and one that can confuse some data newbies.   What is discrete data? Discrete data has the following characteristics: finite,...
Dashboard week: how to survive

Dashboard week: how to survive

This blog is written for fellow Data Schoolers who are currently undergoing training. It is my advice regarding dashboard week.   Tip 1: Block out the “noise” This is not my general advice for training, but when it comes to dashboard week, my first...
Dashboard Week: Day 3

Dashboard Week: Day 3

Hello and welcome to day 3 of Dashboard Week!   After we got our presentations for yesterday’s dashboards out of the way in the morning, we got cracking on our next project. The data for today is related to Star Trek.   Rather than being given a flat...
Dashboard week: Day 2

Dashboard week: Day 2

Day two of Dashboard week and today we are looking at computer chips! As always, the first step is exploring the data. I know CPU and GPU, but for the rest of the data, a lot of the information is quite foreign to me. So, step one is researching what each column means...