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Nib Novice, Part 10: The Vanishing Point

<i>This is the tenth and final part of a blog series in which I’m learning to use fountain pens. For all the previous installments, click here.</i><p>When I …

Fountain Pens

A Case For a Strong Process Culture

geralt / Pixabay<p>Increasingly, companies are recognizing that by creating and maintaining a culture of continuous process improvement, they can fuel …

Management

How to Grow Lavender From Seeds in Pots

Lavender has a clean fresh scent that will enhance indoor and outdoor living areas.<p>Step 1<p>Fill a seed-propagation flat with seed-starting compost. …

Gardening

Infographic: The best words to grab audience attention online

Content might be king, but a well-written headline can be the crown jewel of your online marketing.<p>Whether you are posting industry insights on your …

Social Media

MS Excel Power Query — “Are You Kidding Me?” — #1

<b>Querying a 2005 Word document on the Web</b><p>The more I work with Power Query, the more astounded I am at some of the data sets I am able to seamlessly …

Analytics

Building a Linear Regression Model for Real World Problems, in R

In this blog, i will try to make this concept of regression simple and intuitive for everyone. Understanding maths behind a concept is always a must …

Algorithms

MS Excel Tip — EASILY Locate Your Startup and Add-Ins Folders!

This has always been a pain — until now!<p>Do you use custom workbook templates or custom Add-ins? You need to locate your Startup Folder and your …

Microsoft Excel

The Unforeseen Consequence of Predictive Analytics

The once fringe predictive analytics models are now sweeping through the marketing technology landscape. This smart data gives marketers an edge in …

Marketing

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Explains Racism to the Supreme Court

This morning, the Supreme Court decided 5-4 that a central piece of the Voting Rights Act of 1964 (or VRA) is unconstitutional.<p>Pretty much anyone who …

Right To Vote

Data Analytics & Visualizations — Replicating the Tableau Example In Excel — Part 1

<b>Extracting</b> The Dataset Into The Excel Data Model<p>In my previous post, I discussed where the article authors post regarding Excel was incorrect as to …

Analytics

5 marketing certifications that matter to recruiters

You’re looking to kick-start your career in marketing—as are thousands of others—so you must find a way to stand out.<p>Set yourself apart by earning …

What You Need to Know About Business Intelligence

The value of monitoring and analyzing web data and analytics is something that most business leaders are familiar with. As I’ve mentioned before, recent estimates for the number of companies using Google Analytics range anywhere from 30 to 50 million.<p>I often wonder though, why aren’t more …

Academics created a periodic table of mind-blowing tech, and it's a handy guide to how the world will change forever

Academics at Imperial Tech Foresight (ITF), an offshoot of Imperial College London, have been working to bring to life nebulous and intangible technological advances in a way you've never seen before.<p>They have created a table of disruptive tech, taking inspiration from the periodic table of …

Imperial College London

Do You Know The Difference Between Data Analytics And AI Machine Learning?

The artificial intelligence (AI) industry has been leading the headlines consistently, and for good reason. It has already transformed industries across the globe, and companies are racing to understand how to integrate this emerging technology.<p>Artificial intelligence is not a new concept. The …

Machine Learning

How PR pros can use Google Analytics to target audiences, measure and more

<i>This article originally ran on</i> PR Daily <i>in July of 2017</i>.<p>The pressure to measure PR campaigns in hard numbers has never been higher.<p>Though the true …

Google Analytics

Self Driven Data Science — Issue #56

Weekly rundown of interesting news and insights focused on data science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence<p>Here’s this weeks lineup of …

Machine Learning

Predictive Analytics Terms Business People Need To Know (No Hype Allowed)

No matter what type of analytics you’re talking about, there’s no reason it can’t be explained in plain English.<p>Predictive analytics is a major hype zone. That hot, new development you’re hearing about is often the same old stuff wrapped in a new sales pitch.<p>Nitty-gritty details of how the work is …

Data Warehousing

You can get a lifetime of tech courses for under $40 today

If your career still hasn’t quite taken off, and you’re almost at the end of the runway, it may be time to consider a different trajectory — even if …

Project Management

The six best programming languages to learn right now

Which languages are most popular among developers due to their high demand, and how to get started learning them.<p>Knowing which programming language …

Programming

Getting the most from OneNote, part I: A hidden Office gem

The more information you put into OneNote the more useful it is. You can tag, flag, recognize, record and search just about anything.<p>Microsoft's …

Software

Learn to code for just $35 in this comprehensive 9-course bundle

Whether you want to climb the ladder at work, build your own website, or become a full-time developer, learning to code is the first step. The thing …

Programming

Build a Better Business by Mastering SEO, Social Media, and Google Analytics in This Course

Companies big and small rely on digital marketers to ensure their brands stay relevant online and reach their target audiences. Learn the skills to …

Google Analytics

The 5 E's of a LinkedIn Marketing Strategy [Infographic]

If you're like most people, you've probably created a profile on LinkedIn, but now you're not exactly sure what you to do with it, or how you can …

Marketing

Infographic - 13 Common Mistakes Amateur Data Scientists Make and How to Avoid Them

We use cookies on Analytics Vidhya websites to deliver our services, analyze web traffic, and improve your experience on the site. By using Analytics …

Infographics

Python is becoming the world’s most popular coding language

“I CERTAINLY didn’t set out to create a language that was intended for mass consumption,” says Guido van Rossum, a Dutch computer scientist who …

Kim Kardashian

The Real Tough Stuff That People Don't Tell You About Interviewing, Which You Need To Know

To succeed in your job search, you must be prepared for a long and strenuous process filled with heartache, frustration and rejection.<p>Most career advisors, writers and bloggers cavalierly gloss over an exceedingly difficult part of the interview process—the mental, emotional and physical toll it …

Career Development

Cookiecutter Data Science: How to Organize Your Data Science Project

A logical, reasonably standardized, but flexible project structure for doing and sharing data science work.

Data Science

Alabama 12-year-old's lynching documentary acclaimed

Lily Hoyle is 12. She's a sweet, smart little girl from Mobile, with blonde hair and braces.<p>She's also the director, producer and star of a powerful …

Black History

Data Analytics or Data Visualizations? Why You Need Both

While it’s now touted as one of an organization’s most valuable assets, data alone is worthless without supporting technologies to mine it, process …

Data Visualization

12 Mistakes that Data Scientists Make and How to Avoid Them

Data analytics can transform how businesses operate. With companies having tons of data today , data analytics can help companies deliver valuable …