Some Articles I've Written

  1. Why I Unfollowed Everyone On Twitter

  2. Migrating My Personal Website From Gatsby To Eleventy

  3. Building a digital garden

  4. Where Did It All Go Wrong For Pochettino At Spurs?

  5. WTF Is Data Quality?

  6. Comparing Two Values With A Dumbbell Plot In Python, Pandas and Matplotlib

  7. WTF Is Business Analytics?

  8. Data-Driven Tech Needs An Ethical Revolution

  9. Presenting...SQL Crash Course

  10. 10 Ways To Get Active In The Data Community

  11. What Should I Do When My Data Science Project Gets Canned?

  12. VAR. What Is It Good For?

  13. Are UK Fintechs Destined To Repeat The Sins Of Their Banking Forebears?

  14. Best SQL Online Courses, Training, Resources and Tutorials - Updated 2019

  15. Five Hard Earned Tips For Increasing Your Wordpress Security

  16. Analysing The Mafia with Python #3: Descriptions

  17. Analysing The Mafia with Python #2: Data Wrangling

  18. What Is The SAS Equivalent Of The RIGHT Function In Excel?

  19. Analysing The Mafia with Python #1: The Setup

  20. Migrating My Blog From Wordpress To Gatsby - Part 2

  21. Migrating My Blog From Wordpress To Gatsby - Part 1

  22. Are MOOCs Credible Enough To Get You A Data Science Job?

  23. Should I Bother Learning SAS Instead Of Python or R?

  24. Generalists Are The Real Data Science Unicorns

  25. Forty and Fabulous: Who Needs A Mid-Life Crisis Anyway?

  26. How To Build Your Data Science Career Change Action Plan

  27. The Five Elements Of The Data Science Unicorn

  28. My Kids Have A Right To Their Online Privacy

  29. Fewer Dashboards, More Analysis

  30. Is SQL Really A Game Changer For Data Science Careers?

  31. The MOOC System Is Broken. Where Does Online Learning For Data Science Skills Go Next?

  32. Becoming An Analytics Manager Isn’t A Promotion. It’s A Career Change.

  33. Bullshit Jobs

  34. WTF Is Web Scraping?

  35. How To Web Scrape Wikipedia Using Python, Urllib, Beautiful Soup and Pandas

  36. Sharing A Jupyter Notebook On Github

  37. How Do I Install Anaconda On Windows?

  38. Why You Should Be Crossing The Seven Streams Of Income Diversification

  39. In Case Of Emergency, Break Glass

  40. Not Failures, Just Currently Uncompleted

  41. WTF Is A Data Lake?

  42. My Musical Heritage: Deep Purple – BURN

  43. Case Study: Using Your KPI Scorecard To Solve Small Business Problems

  44. Using TortoiseSVN To Get My First Plugin Into The WordPress Repository

  45. WordPress Plugins: Mob Quotes

  46. Building My First WordPress Plugin

  47. Picking Your Big 5 KPIs To Measure Corporate Business Success

  48. What Should I Do If My BI Project Gets Ignored?

  49. How Do I Prioritise When Everything Is Top Priority?

  50. I Want To Be A Football Writer When I Grow Up

  51. Setting Up A New Contact On Outlook/Hotmail/Live

  52. Getting Around Hotmail/Outlook/Live Email Delivery Issues From WordPress: Gmail Workaround

  53. Veruca Salt And The Just Give Me Everything Routine

  54. How To Deal With The Urgent! Urgent! Urgent! Boy Who Cried Wolf

  55. The Unending Creep Of The Unspecified Scope

  56. The Fallacy That Everyone Wants (And Needs) Self Service BI

  57. Shiny New Objects and Boardroom Buzzword Bingo

  58. Frustrations Of The Data Analyst Life…And How To Fix Them

  59. But This Is The Way We've Always Done It

  60. How To Eliminate Stupid Mistakes In Your Data Reports

  61. Technology Is Eating My Excel Reporting Job, What Should I Do To Survive?

  62. What Is The SAS Equivalent Of The LEFT Function In Excel?

  63. URGENT! URGENT! URGENT! How To Deal When Someone Else’s Poor Planning Becomes Your Emergency

  64. Which Degree Course Should I Choose For A Career As A Data Analyst?

  65. How Much Experience Do I Really Need For An Entry Level Data Analyst Role?

  66. WTF Is Data Wrangling?

  67. How Do I Add A Row Number / ID Column To A Dataset in SAS?

  68. What Is The Best Way To Learn A New Data Analytics Skill?

  69. Should I Feel Nervous That The Data World Is Changing At A Faster And Faster Pace And I Can’t Keep Up?

  70. Is My Job Considered Business Intelligence?

  71. Is My Business Analyst Job Title Holding Back My Business Intelligence Career?

  72. Can I Use Microsoft Access For Data Analysis?

  73. 3 Relational Database Management Systems For Data Newbies To Get Started On

  74. My Five Stages Of The Analytics Process

  75. Data Analytics vs. Analysis – What’s The Difference?

  76. What Should An Entry Level Data Analyst Know?

  77. SOTG Archives: Something Fishy About Tevez And Mascherano To West Ham Deal

  78. SOTG Archives: George Best – Where Did It All Go Wrong?