Why Analytics Engineering is Here to Stay
While the title Analytics Engineer is relatively new, the role has always existed in one way shape or form. This is why I believe it’s here to stay.
How to Calculate Monthly Active Users (MAU) with SQL
Calculate MAU using simple SQL
Celebrate Your Data Analysts - Before It's Too Late
Data analysts are quitting their jobs in masse because they feel they have no impact. What can you do to change things before it's too late?
[Cognitive Musings #1] - Monthly-ish Update
Hello friends, colleagues and followers and welcome to the very first edition of my "digital postcard" called Cognitive Musings. You
Words That Change Minds
We think we see an objective reality and we think we're right but in reality most of what you perceive is quite subjective. The cool part? You can shape it with just words!
How I Learned Data Science in 90 Days
I first encountered data science (aka data mining, machine leaning, artificial intelligence, etc) back in 2014. I was a newly
Learning Strategy from First Principles - A Review of Wardley Maps
What's the first thing that comes to mind when you think about the word strategy? If you’re like most
The Data Executive Playbook: How to use Wardley Maps to Determine Strategy in Modern Organizations
This blog post is an exploration of strategic play inside an organization viewed through the lens of a hypothetical data
Understanding the Data Landscape and Strategic Play Through Wardley Mapping
A Wardley map is a form of mapping invented by Simon Wardley (@swardley) that helps you understand business strategy. Simon
Perhaps it's not a coincidence that the times I've felt happiest at work were times when I was in a