Breaking data viz rules
Behind the “Heat Index”
Measuring the impact of data education
The case against SQL formatting
What the heck is a data mesh?
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Analytics Dispatch 9/28/2020
Working at Amazon
ROLLING IN AVERAGES
Now Live: Analytic Functions in Calculated Fields
Now you can make quick calculations like running 7-day averages or year over year changes without writing custom SQL queries. - Mode Blog
WITH GREAT POWER COMES...
What if You Were an Evil Data Scientist?
Generally, data folks are well meaning, but what if they weren’t? This thought experiment is good reminder of how much power data scientists and analysts wield and the responsibility that comes with it. - Counting Stuff
FILL IT OUT
An Intake Form for Data Requests
When a newly formed data team started getting data requests from all over the company via Slack, email, meetings, and more, they decided to centralize calls for help with a form. The info they receive sets them up for great kickoff conversations with stakeholders. - Haystacks
Understanding Entanglement With SVD
“Entanglement” is full of meaning in physics, but the linear algebra behind it is quite simple. Ever used singular value decomposition? Then you're nearly there! - Math3ma
What’s It Like to Be an Applied Scientist at Amazon?
What’s an average day (or non-average day) look like building machine learning systems to help customers? - Career Fair