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Analytics Dispatch 7/26/2021

Analytics is at a crossroads

BRIDGING THE GAP
10 Communities for Underrepresented Data Scientists
Some of these groups, which provide resources and host technical and professional meetups, are long-established with large membership numbers. Others are still emerging. Each one is worth a look. - Built In

WHICH WAY
Analytics Is at a Crossroads
The world is full of great analysts. Will we have the courage to go looking for them? - benn.substack

LICKETY-SPLIT
Machine Learning in a Hurry: What I've Learned From the SLICED ML Competition
Some lessons from using R and the tidymodels collection of packages, for competitive Kaggle modeling. - Variance Explained

PAIR PROGRAMMER
Is GitHub Copilot a Blessing, or a Curse?
To see real improvements in program synthesis, we’ll need to go beyond just language models, to a more holistic solution that incorporates best practices around human-computer interaction, software engineering, testing, and many other disciplines. -fast.ai

PUT ME IN, COACH
Advice to Aspiring Sports Analytics Professionals
Tips for getting started in sports analytics. - R Studio Blog

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