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Data Teams

August 14, 2018 4 minute read

How We Learn Analytical Skills on the Job: Christin Price

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Liam Hausmann

Content Marketing

Any time you look for patterns in previous experiences or make a tradeoff between one option and another, you're working with analytical skills. Improving these skills is one of the best investments you can make; you can tackle your own problems at work and get closer to answers for your own questions.

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Data Teams

August 9, 2018 4 minute read

How We Learn Analytical Skills on the Job: Brian Libicki

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Liam Hausmann

Content Marketing

At Mode, we believe everyone is analytical. Any time you look for patterns in previous experiences, or make a tradeoff between one option and another, you're analyzing. The need for analytical skills in the workforce is at an all-time high, and growing. So when we improve our analytical skills, we improve our prospects in the world.

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Data Teams

August 7, 2018 3 minute read

How We Learn Analytical Skills on the Job: Alexa Guerra

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Liam Hausmann

Content Marketing

At Mode, we believe everyone is analytical. Any time you look for patterns in previous experiences, or make a tradeoff between one option and another, you're analyzing. Improving these skills can only be good for your career; the demand for analytical talent in the workforce is at an all-time high.

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Analysis

July 30, 2018 3 minute read

Knowing Your Blindspot as an Analyst

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Derek Steer

CEO

Before starting Mode, I was an analyst. It's embarrassing to admit, but at the time, I thought I had all the answers. I thought that being the one with access to data made me the arbiter of truth, and that I was right by default when talking with someone who wasn't using quantitative information to back up their ideas.

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General

July 25, 2018 2 minute read

Summertime Gladness: Mode Gets Better

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Katie Lane

Product Marketing Manager

We are always looking for ways to improve Mode. Sometimes this means adding completely new features, but other times this means taking a close look at all of the little details that make up the every day Mode experience, and figuring out how to make it even better. This quarter, we have been steadily pushing out subtle improvements to refine and perfect the way Mode works. Here is a quick rundown of some of our favorites.

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Data Teams

July 18, 2018 5 minute read

3 Analytics Leaders on Building Efficient Teams

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Tayler Mehit

Associate Marketing Manager

What makes an analytics team great? To find out, we interviewed the leaders of three. Our discussion ranged from team structure, to mission-driven motivation, to measurement of success. Their responses can help other folks steering analytics ships of their own form high-level philosophies to keep their teams on track.

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