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Analytics Dispatch 12/27/2021

Your first data hire

FIRST UP
Your First Data Hire
“I've made the first data hire at one startup and advised several others as they did the same. Each time we've had basically the same conversation.” - Andrew Bartholomew

LET ME GOOGLE THAT FOR YOU
Data Structures and Information Retrieval in Python
This e-book provides an introduction to data structures organized around a motivating example: building a search engine. - Probably Overthinking It

PEOPLE POWER
Replicating the Orbit Model: An Exercise in Measuring Movement Power
“I can report out membership numbers and event attendance with ease, but that feels short of capturing the true power of our movement.” - Brittany Bennett

EDUCATIONAL ASSIST
Pandas Tutor Visualizes How Your Python Code Transforms Dataframes
This is a really cool tool for seeing exactly what the code is doing, step-by-step, as you work in pandas. Great for Python teachers and students. - Pandas Tutor

DO YOU SEE WHAT I SEE?
Fwd: Exec KPIs - Daily
Data observability can only go so far without addressing semantic anomalies. For people who want to know if they can trust the data they’re seeing—for people who want to know their data is reliable—the distinction between a broken pipeline and a misreported metric is irrelevant. - benn.substack

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