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Analytics Dispatch 5/31/2021

Analytics engineering everywhere

OVER AND OVER
How Product Leaders Can Make Better Decisions With Iterative Analytics
This post walks through the process of answering a question every product leader has had: “Should the product team spend time fixing bugs or building new features?” - Mind the Product

NATIONAL TREASURE TROVE OF DATA
Let's Play With Some Library of Congress Data!
This situation presents a really interesting opportunity—the chance to reflect on the depth needed to learn a data set. - Counting Stuff

A NEW CHALLENGER APPEARS
Analytics Engineering Everywhere
While we were being dazzled by data scientists, another role started to emerge, one that has a lot of impact for smaller organizations where data science often falls flat. - Jason Ganz

FAILURE MODES
Understanding the Data (Error) Generating Processes for Data Validation
“But understanding some of the key failure modes faced by data producers can support data validation by helping consumers develop more realistic theories and expectations for the ways data may ‘break’ and how to refine strategies for detection them.” - Emily Riederer

Q&A
We're The Economist's Data Team. Ask Us Anything!
There are a lot of great answers in here, providing an inside look at what it’s like to be a data journalist. - r/dataisbeautiful

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