Anders Wold

After graduating with a Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Anders moved from Norway to Australia to follow his dream of working abroad and travelling. He worked as a production coordinator in manufacturing for 2 years but his fascination for data and automation led him to a meet and greet with the Data School. He was so impressed by what was presented and the endless possibilities of data analytics that he decided to make a career change. In his spare time, Anders loves playing soccer and exploring Sydney’s outdoors and beautiful beaches.

Parsing data with RegEx

Before the Christmas break I did Alteryx Challenge 188 on parsing data. In the challenge, we are asked to extract relevant tax data from a text file and present it as shown in the screenshot below. This looks like a daunting task, but with a bit of RegEx magic and a...

Three weeks at The Data School

The first three weeks at the Data School has flown by! I have learnt tons, learnt a bit more, met a lot of great people and had lots of fun. For this blog post I thought it would be good to take a step back and reflect on my first few weeks at the Data School. I will...

My Top 5 Alteryx Tools

The first two weeks of The Data School training are over and I’ve learnt an incredible amount of new information already. I've particularly enjoyed learning the blend and data prep software called Alteryx. I've been blown away by how powerful this software is and...