Christopher Scheib

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Programming by Doing

If you've ever tried to teach yourself programming and couldn't quite get going, then these assignments are for you. Refined over fifteen years, …

Forced “Charity” Is Force, Not Charity

Here’s the extended cut (just under 14 minutes) of a great new Learn Liberty video featuring philosophy professor Rob Gressis interviewing students …

This Is the No. 1 Predictor of Career Success, According to Science

It has been over three years since Steve Jobs died.<p>Since then, books have been written and movies have been made.<p>Each has celebrated his legacy and …

Comparing the leading big data analytics software options

This big data analytics tools comparison examines products from the leading vendors and provides insight into how you can differentiate between the …

What Does a Data Scientist Do That a Traditional Data Analytics Team Can’t?

<i>In this special guest feature, Kumaran Ponnambalam of Transera provides his views on the distinction between traditional data analysts and the newer</i> …

The 10 Cities With The Highest And Lowest Unemployment Right Now

<i>The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) releases seasonally adjusted civilian labor force and unemployment data for 372 metropolitan areas with a population of 25,000 or greater on a monthly basis. The numbers here reflect preliminary November 2014 data.</i><p><i>As of November the percentage of the U.S. labor</i> …

The creepiness factor in healthcare data analytics

Last week, I was a speaker at the Healthcare2015 INFORMS conference in Nashville. I happened to sit in on an interesting panel discussion where there …

The Genius Contraption That Will Make Your Flight Suck Less

It’s a rare and beautiful thing when a Kickstarter seedling blossoms into an real product, and all the more so when it’s one that could make a …

21 Mods that Overhaul Fallout: New Vegas

Return to the Wasteland.<p>When it released back in the fall of 2010, Fallout: New Vegas was a fantastically detailed and incredibly fun RPG, and - …

11 Qualities of Nice People Who Get Ahead

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the greatest predictors of success is personality. If you want to be more successful, take a good hard look at your personality. Those with likable personalities receive better treatment and more freedoms. When people enjoy being …

Five Stupid Rules That Drive Great Employees Away

It is hard to unlearn the messages that we have heard repeated since we were children. One of them is “Business is a stiff and formal place. To be human and spontaneous is fun, but it isn’t professional!”<p>Some organizations understand the connection between passion and performance, but a lot of them …

Employment

This R Data Import Tutorial Is Everything You Need

(This article was first published on <b>The DataCamp Blog � R</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>You might find that loading data into R can be quite …

Databases

The Top 5 Time Management Mistakes You’re Making

From the amount of paper on your desk to the amount of time you check your email, this is what’s standing in the way of getting things done.<p>We keep to-do lists and try to stay on top of our schedules, yet no matter how hard we try, tasks continue to evade us. The to-do list gets longer and it feels …

Not to Miss: 10 Productivity Apps for Entrepreneurs

As an entrepreneur, your time can be limited, so you need to make the most of it. Focus on being productive instead of busy.<p>Using apps for productivity is a no-brainer for those who have a lot on their plate, but figuring out which apps are best and which apps work together well is really the …

Ten Ways Big Data Is Revolutionizing Supply Chain Management

<b>Bottom line:</b> Big data is providing supplier networks with greater data accuracy, clarity, and insights, leading to more contextual intelligence shared across supply chains.<p>Forward-thinking manufacturers are orchestrating 80% or more of their supplier network activity outside their four walls, using …

10 Ways to Gain Real Super Powers That Will Change Your Life

You Can Gain Real Super Powers<p>No gamma radiation, spider bites or mutations necessary.<p>A few simple tips from the blog can have you performing heroic …