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Analytics Dispatch 8/30/2021

The modern data experience

BRAVE NEW WORLD
The Modern Data Experience
The modern data stack isn't enough. We have to create a modern data experience. - benn.substack

PROLOGUE
introverse
This package is a one-stop-shop for computing novices (read: no coding experience, period) heading into R and the tidyverse. - Stephanie J. Spielman

WHERE TO GO
How We Use Pseudo-R² to Automate Analysis Suggestions at Heap
“[This post] shares the math behind one of my favorite model evaluation metrics, McFadden's pseudo-R², and how we've used it to build a feature that proactively guides an analysis.” - Heap Blog

MEET IN THE MIDDLE
Exploring R² and Regression Variance With Euler/Venn Diagrams
Speaking of R²... here’s how to create diagrams for explaining shared variation in regression models using R. - Andrew Heiss

BEEN AROUND THE BLOCK A FEW TIMES
An Old Hacker's Tips On Staying Employed
This advice from an engineer (with a career spanning over three decades) is applicable to anyone. The “Two-and-Done Rule” is particularly insightful. - The Mad Ned Memo

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