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The 3 Biggest Lessons I Learnt (That No-One Talks About) From The Data School

In anticipation of joining the Data School, before I started training I was looking for all the information I could find to help me along...

Dashboard Week Day 4: Music & Mental Health

Our third day of Dashboard Week required us to connect to Music & Mental Health data on Kaggle to make a dashboard to show a...

Data Modeling: For Reporting

Data warehouses are crucial for storing and managing enterprise-wide data. My previous blog Data Modeling: Building a Database outlined the importance of properly establishing the...

Dashboard Week Day 3: Horse Racing

Our third day of Dashboard Week required us to connect to this Kaggle Horse Racing data to make a dashboard to show a story we found....

Dashboard Week Day 2: NASA FIRMS

Our second day of Dashboard Week required us to connect to the Global FIRMS Database to make a dashboard to show a story we found....

Dashboard Week Day 1: Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Our first day of Dashboard Week required us to connect to the API for Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum to find some data and make...

Machine Learning: The Basics

One of the hottest topics in the layperson discourse surrounding data is machine learning. Machine learning is a special form of artificial intelligence that uses...

5 Reasons Why I Love the Normal Distribution

It was precisely 200 years ago that child prodigy Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss discovered the power of the normal distribution as a probability density function...

Data Modeling: Building a Database

After understanding the fundamental ideas of data modeling (perhaps through my previous blog Data Modeling: The Basics), you may be wondering how this actually comes...

Data Modeling: The Basics

As data analysts, it can be easy to take data storage and retrieval for granted. However, the sub-discipline of data modeling is as complex as...