Some Articles I've Written

  1. Migrating My Personal Website From Gatsby To Eleventy

  2. Building a digital garden

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

  4. WTF Is Data Quality?

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

  6. WTF Is Business Analytics?

  7. Data-Driven Tech Needs An Ethical Revolution

  8. Presenting...SQL Crash Course

  9. 10 Ways To Get Active In The Data Community

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

  11. VAR. What Is It Good For?

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

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

  14. Five Hard Earned Tips For Increasing Your Wordpress Security

  15. Analysing The Mafia with Python #3: Descriptions

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  23. Generalists Are The Real Data Science Unicorns

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

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

  26. The Five Elements Of The Data Science Unicorn

  27. My Kids Have A Right To Their Online Privacy

  28. Fewer Dashboards, More Analysis

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

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

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

  32. Bullshit Jobs

  33. WTF Is Web Scraping?

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

  35. Sharing A Jupyter Notebook On Github

  36. How Do I Install Anaconda On Windows?

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

  38. In Case Of Emergency, Break Glass

  39. Not Failures, Just Currently Uncompleted

  40. WTF Is A Data Lake?

  41. My Musical Heritage: Deep Purple – BURN

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

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

  44. WordPress Plugins: Mob Quotes

  45. Building My First WordPress Plugin

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

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

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

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

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

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

  52. Veruca Salt And The Just Give Me Everything Routine

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

  54. The Unending Creep Of The Unspecified Scope

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

  56. Shiny New Objects and Boardroom Buzzword Bingo

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

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

  59. How To Eliminate Stupid Mistakes In Your Data Reports

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

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

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

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

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

  65. WTF Is Data Wrangling?

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

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

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

  69. Is My Job Considered Business Intelligence?

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

  71. Can I Use Microsoft Access For Data Analysis?

  72. 3 Relational Database Management Systems For Data Newbies To Get Started On

  73. My Five Stages Of The Analytics Process

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

  75. What Should An Entry Level Data Analyst Know?

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

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