Source: Martha Kang, blogged on datasciencecentral.com, March 5, 2016, Written by Rawi Nanakul & Marnie Morales, http://www.datasciencecentral.com/m/blogpost?id=6448529%3ABlogPost%3A392236 Storytelling with Data We create, interpret, and experience stories every day, whether we realize it or not. Our brains are constantly receiving input and stringing things together in order for us to make sense of the world. While […]

Source: Taylor Meadows, Comparing Data Science and Analytics, Data Science Central, October 22, 2015, http://www.datasciencecentral.com/m/blogpost?id=6448529%3ABlogPost%3A341055 One may think that all big data experts are created equal, but nothing could be further from the truth. However, the terms “data scientist” and “business analyst” are often used interchangeably. It’s a common and confusing use of terminology, which […]

Critiquing Data Visualizations I attended an online webinar today hosted by Data Science Central titled Making Flow Happen: Dashboards that Persuade, Inform, and Engage. The presenter was Jeff Pettiross (photo, right) from Tableau Software. I found Jeff’s presentation to be very informative and helpful, but it was the Q&A session afterwards that I thought brought an […]

Well, I did not get to blog about the various architectures and other interesting  topics about New York City this week, but plan to visit these topics on my next visit here. I was thumbing through Twitter and came across this Data Science Central blog by Michael Walker about The Professionalization of Data Science. I […]