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I wish i learnt early on was PHYTON ! I was not really interested in programming had not access many resources to learn more about JAva or others ! My assumption when i started cS is that only programming language is JAVA.Now after seeing the power and uses of phyton was blown away.I still feel…
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Cloudy with a Chance of… Pizza?

Imagine someone tells you it’s going to rain.  You look up at a cloud covered sky, shrug, and think “Sure, it looks cloudy, there’s a chance”.  But that’s not enough, you have questions, you want specifics. You look up again and notice a patch of darker color clouds to the north, BINGO.  That’s your answer.…
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🍁 SEPTEMBER GOALS Progress Tracker 2019 🍁

Goal Status Redesign Story by Data website   Develop outline for 2 day in-person Tableau training session   Read Talk like Ted   Read Ultralearning   Create a repository of freelancers with data analytics / visualization skills   Finalize Chapter 2 of Mothers of Data Science book   Run 100 miles (Dirty Dozen, The Warriors)…
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Effective process for creating data visualizations/dashboards.

Data visualization is the communication of data in a visual manner so that it can be easily interpreted by your readers. Visualizing data in charts, graphs, dashboards, and infographics is one of the most powerful strategies for getting your numbers out of your spreadsheets and into real-world conversations.There are few steps which can be kept…
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Ingrid’s Process for creating Data Visualizations

My process of creating data visualizations is still evolving and iterating, however there are common threads in the development process. The user should guide every step: research, exploratory analysis, identifying trends, understanding the story, designing for the audience, and iterating on the final product. The research phase involves asking questions such as: what does the…
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Creating data visualizations

Data visualizations are my day-to-day task to display an idea/result in a memorable way. Creating a story that connects the main points makes easier for people to remember my idea. Stages of creating data visualizations: Identify the audience and the why of my report When you know your audience, you will have a sense of…
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Building Effective Visualizations – A Brief Glimpse of your Data

Knowing is half the battle. This one phrase is the driving force behind every decision made, every action taken and every idea envisioned. But what does this have to do with dashboards? Well, the biggest reason why building dashboards or a data visualization platform is so important is that they provide a driving indicator to…
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Story-telling through Dashboard’s/ Visuals

Data Visualization is a critical part of any data science workflow. Imagine that you are working on huge data-set having more variables and observations, and you want to create a story out of it. Its more like you have ingredients and now you need to cook a recipe, which must taste good else it will…
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Visualisation best practice

First begin with understanding client business, technical and business requirements.  Understand the context of the visualization and audience who we intend to build.  Capture user stories/business problems they are trying to address.  Understand the data model, data analysis and data preparation.  Storyboard/sketch initial prototype to solve the above problems.  Choose…
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Building Clinical Dashboards

I am a data scientist that works closely with a team of nurses to reduce hospitalizations for patients with kidney failure who are receiving dialysis. My team built and deployed a predictive model to provide the highest risk patients to a team of nurses. This worklist started as a minimum viable product (MVP) excel sheet.…
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