Jimrey Benos

Jimrey used to work as a finance officer in his parents’ construction business before he came to Australia in 2019. He has a background in Business Administration which he obtained in the Philippines. He then obtained a degree in Information Systems at Central Queensland University and researched how organisations leverage data to create smart business decisions, which inspired him to pursue a career in the world of data analytics and join The Data School.

In his free time, he does short-term trading with commodities, particularly oil, and invests in ETFs for the long term. He enjoys cycling in suburban areas, bushwalking, and swimming in rivers and sometimes on beaches.

Population Density by Ethnic Group In London

Population Density by Ethnic Group In London

On the third day of dashboard week, we were provided with a dataset on UK House Price Index. It is not exciting as the second one we had because this is common data, and many have already made dashboards from it. As always, the data needs preparation before loading it...

UFOs Are All Over USA

UFOs Are All Over USA

It's now the second day of dashboard week, and we have an exciting topic. Today we get to investigate UFO sightings all over the world. They didn’t give the dataset but rather the website wherein we can extract the data. If you want to have a go with the data, you can...

Dashboard Week – D1: Food Nutrients Matters

Dashboard Week – D1: Food Nutrients Matters

It is now dashboard week and is just like how I imagined it would be from what I heard from my colleagues and trainers. It is stressful and fun both ways because we only have a short amount of time, and the datasets are enormous, so there is more to explore. As we...

Pass The Dataschool Interview

Pass The Dataschool Interview

How I Came Across Data School You may have read several blogs about how applicants get into the Data School program; perhaps mine would inspire future data schoolers. I learned about them whilst job searching online after I graduated from uni. Their job advertisements...