Goals are Bullshit

Your whole life you’ve been told to set goals and try to achieve them. The old tropes come to mind Reach for the stars and land on the moon or one I belie...

Is Microsoft BI Any Good?

I guess you’ve heard the news already. That Microsoft happened to top the Gartner Magic Quadrant for BI in 2019. Not surprising at all, I must say. If you’ve be...

Tableau Certification Worth It?

By now, you’re probably aware that Tableau is revolutionizing the data visualization space. We’ve explored its functionalities a couple of times already, and we...

Framing Your Data Correctly

When presenting information how you frame it matters. To illustrate this point we’re going to compare how FiveThirtyEight, one of the best data news sourc...

How Data Conquered Tech

  Background As the saying goes, “if sales are the air a company breathes, then data is the blood running through its veins.” At least that’s how I remembe...

When to Tell Your Boss No

I played the role of “boss” for many years in my career, and I never liked hearing the word no from my team. There are, however, a few occasions where I found i...