Making the Most of the Data School Training Phase

Making the Most of the Data School Training Phase

If you are a new Data Schooler who is just about to embark on your journey, congrats! You might be feeling a little bit unsure about what to expect over the 4-month training program, and perhaps how well you might cope with the training. While I cannot assure you that...
Is The Data School Right for You?

Is The Data School Right for You?

You want to become a data analyst, but you are not sure where to start. You come across this seemingly great opportunity at The Data School which provides training, work experience, and a clear pathway into the profession. But is it the right option for you? Is it...

SQL Part Deux: Joins and Unions

  I have previously looked at the core SQL syntax to form the majority of basic functions. Today I will look at JOINS and UNIONS in SQL. JOINS A JOIN clause is used to combine rows from two or more tables, based on a related column between them. So first up what...
Week 1 at The Data School

Week 1 at The Data School

My first week at The Data School had already come and gone and I had already learnt so much. I’d like to use this blog post to summarise my experience during my first week at The Data School. I hope it helps future Data Schoolers understand what the first week...
Data School Training: Lessons Along The Way

Data School Training: Lessons Along The Way

And so we’ve come to the end of 16 weeks here at the Data School! Even though we’d been warned how quickly time would fly, it’s still surreal to go through it all. Reflecting on how far we’ve come, I decided to revisit some goals I’d set myself in Week 1… 1)...