Tips for Running Your First Client Project

Tips for Running Your First Client Project

Client projects are an important and exciting part of the Data School training program. Working as a team towards a common goal, utilising the skills you have all accumulated thus far to solve a problem for the clients, all within a tight timeline—what’s not to like?...
Client Project “Skipper” Reflection

Client Project “Skipper” Reflection

My 9th week at The Data School might be one of the most memorable weeks for me so far. First hands-on experience with PowerBI, my first Christmas Party in The Data School, and taking on the “skipper” role for our project week, all of which have created a...
Scrum: Lessons from Leading

Scrum: Lessons from Leading

Recently, my colleagues and I were given a task to gather requirements and present a working tableau dashboard to a client in just under 1 week. At the Data School, we’re trained in Scrum for running projects, which you can read about here. Until now, I’ve never...
My Week as Project Lead

My Week as Project Lead

Week 9 for DSAU16 was both a challenging and rewarding experience, juggling Power BI training and our third client project with Cred where I had the privilege to lead the team. In this blog, I will be sharing advice and my journey for the week.   Preparation To...