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Analytics Dispatch 8/16/2021

Mathy jobs

DIVERSITY CHECK-IN
Mode's Diversity Report for Q2, 2021
Having an inclusive culture and diverse team is important to us at Mode. To hold ourselves accountable to improve representation at all levels and departments, we’ve committed to publishing our diversity numbers each quarter. - Mode Blog

DIVIDED WE FALL
The Unspoken Gerrymandering of the Modern Data Stack
The modern data stack doesn’t need a BI bucket and a data science bucket; it needs a unified consumption layer. To do our job well, we have to overcome the technical division, not be defined by it. - benn.substack

ADMINISTRATIVE VIOLENCE
Census Day
Anyone who collects or works with demographic data in any way should read this piece. - Danielle Navarro

WHO’S HIRING?
A Survey of Mathy Jobs
What sort of “mathy” jobs there are, beyond the standard of academia and teaching? - Halfspace

INSIDE THE REPO
Visualizing a Codebase
Github has a really fun tool—utilizing a circle packing visualization—for understanding different parts of a codebase from a bird’s eye view. Just enter a repository name to get started. - OCTO

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