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re: Tips on Designing a Million Dollar Dashboard
Start small. Have you got a data source to work from? Plan ...
re: Tips on Designing a Million Dollar Dashboard
Great post. I'm hoping to see greater design practices evol...
re: How To Build Your Data Science Career Change Action Plan
Virtual high fives on both points. We have to take the lon...
re: How To Build Your Data Science Career Change Action Plan
I'm a great proponent of the "data science is a VERY broad ...
re: SQL 201: How to add IF-ELSE logic to SQL queries
I'm working on the interactive SQL lessons for the crash co...
re: SQL 201: How to add IF-ELSE logic to SQL queries
You always have the best data examples Helen, from grunge b...
re: My privacy setup 🔐
Excellent article David. I'm becoming ever more concerned a...
re: What are you (still) not interested in learning?
I'm getting caught up on my Dev reading after being on holi...
re: What are you (still) not interested in learning?
Damn fine article you referenced, author really knows his s...
re: What are you (still) not interested in learning?
Great question Helen. I think having the kind of inquisiti...
re: What was your win this week?
Went to the Irish Fitness Industry Awards last weekend with...
re: Fixing Democracy, Developer Style
I'll keep an eye out for your next blog post if you write a...
re: Fixing Democracy, Developer Style
Great post and project. Remember speaking to some solicitor...
re: I'm changing my job title to Data Librarian.
She called Moby out for being a sleazy creep around her whe...
re: I'm changing my job title to Data Librarian.
After Natalie Portman's recent comments, I'm definitely put...
re: Solo developer & life project management
I'll second this option. I've got a collection of Trello bo...
re: I don't know how to create a website
I think a lot of us who have put in a few (too many) years ...
re: What are you "old enough to remember" in software development?
Yeah right Ben, your "first" websites? We've all seen your...
re: What are you "old enough to remember" in software development?
So many good memories in this thread. Few of mine: Early ...
re: Personal Blogs: Don't Call it a comeback!
I have to tell you one of the coolest things for me is goo...
re: The Great Migration: From SQL Server to AWS Aurora
Great look behind the scenes at a migration of this scale a...
re: Get to know a database integrator / Ask Me Anything!
Great point about exercise Helen. That's going in as a ques...
re: How To Build Your Data Science Career Change Action Plan
Not familiar with the package but I'll put it on my list to...
re: How To Build Your Data Science Career Change Action Plan
:-D If I had a penny for every time my wife managed to use ...
re: How To Build Your Data Science Career Change Action Plan
That sounds spot on Matt. It gives you room to showcase you...
re: Get to know a database integrator / Ask Me Anything!
Don't miss this one folks. Katie goes into a TON of detail ...
re: How To Build Your Data Science Career Change Action Plan
Don't worry John. (Clears throat nervously) I'll be there f...
re: SQL 201: 10 Ways to Tweak Slow Running Queries
You could make a lifelong career by taking this one article...
re: Tell me about a time you messed up
Damn right. It's not about never making mistakes, it's all ...
re: Tell me about a time you messed up
Sounds VERY familiar. Lost count of the number of "heart dr...
re: Determining the worth of one-off Reporting.
Been through that whole spectrum of emotions in a similar p...
re: Why is No One Talking About Razzle?
I read the headline and thought I'd stumbled onto the wrong...
re: The Tale of the 1,000+ Hour Side Project
Great reminder that side projects are often more about the ...
re: Fewer Dashboards, More Analysis
I think you are spot on with that conclusion. The more we a...
re: I'm Engineering Director at a Fintech(have experience creating apps using Django/Ionic/Docker/AWS(ton of it), Ask Me Anything!
Thanks Levi, appreciate the answers. It's a very interestin...
re: Q&A with Helen Anderson, BI Data Analyst and Technical Consultant
How boring would life be if all career paths were straight ...
re: I'm Engineering Director at a Fintech(have experience creating apps using Django/Ionic/Docker/AWS(ton of it), Ask Me Anything!
What size of data team overall are you working with and wha...
re: I am a PHP Developer, recently moved to Ireland, working at Grafton str now :) Ask Me Anything!
It's a great city for tech jobs these days. Lot of big comp...
re: Open Banking and what it means for African startups
The use of USSD apps is fascinating. I've worked in banking...
re: I am a PHP Developer, recently moved to Ireland, working at Grafton str now :) Ask Me Anything!
How are you finding Dublin in comparison to Hungary?
re: Q&A with Helen Anderson, BI Data Analyst and Technical Consultant
I agree completely James. I think we need to bust the myth ...
re: What year did you start in tech?
Also around 2001. I'd graduated in Accounting the year bef...
re: Fathom: An Open Source Google Analytics Alternative
Paul Jarvis is one of the team behind Fathom so been meanin...
re: AWS Series: Wordpress and Lightsail
Bookmarking this for future reference. Getting progressivel...
re: Which fictional character best describes your job role?
If you can do the weather control part can you come to Nort...
re: Lessons in my First Month of Active Blogging
I hear you on the "staying on brand" problem. I started wri...
re: Which fictional character best describes your job role?
Excellent Molly, I think Liam's character will push buttons...
re: Not Failures, Just Currently Uncompleted Projects
Can take a long time to learn that lesson Daragh but you're...
re: What is the most unique place you have worked from?
The anxiety levels amongst Dev.to members will rise exponen...
re: Not Failures, Just Currently Uncompleted Projects
Now I wish it was!
re: Not Failures, Just Currently Uncompleted Projects
How embarrassing. Wordpress let me see the Projects page as...
re: What is the most unique place you have worked from?
Amen to that. For me it put the final nail in the coffin of...
re: What is the most unique place you have worked from?
That's just asking for trouble!
re: What is the most unique place you have worked from?
We travelled around France and Italy for a month in summe...
re: 25 years of coding, and I'm just beginning
I think it says a lot about the tech industry in general wh...
re: Starting With SQL
Great to see a shout out for modern web devs to learn more ...
re: Cross post blog posts to dev.to?
Glad you enjoyed the blog. Without SQL and pilfering ideas ...
re: Cross post blog posts to dev.to?
That's what I've started to do since I started blogging and...
re: What Should I Do If My BI Project Gets Ignored?
"Data is easy to wrangle, people aren't :)" Never a truer ...
re: You Should Write that Blog Post
"Makes me wish I’d started sooner" I think we all must fee...
re: The Hitchhiker's Guide to Business Intelligence
Great explanation of what the different teams and functions...
re: How to revive my career?
You've really got two options: 1) Get up to speed in a new...
re: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to 2019...
Great story Lisa, I'm sure a lot of us can relate to many o...
re: My 2018 Year in Review on dev.to
Thank you, thank you, thank you, you're far too kind!
re: Balancing the needs of multiple stakeholders while remaining perfectly calm
Have you read the 37Signals/Basecamp book "Getting Real"? I...
re: But This Is The Way We’ve Always Done It
Total nightmare is right. I approach the whole job as an it...
re: Thoughts on blogging after three months on dev.to
Your numbers speak for themselves there Helen, really well ...
re: Choose Your Own (Career) Adventure
There has to be a happy medium between expanding your knowl...
re: Choose Your Own (Career) Adventure
Nothing wrong with being a Jack of (Almost) All Trades, in ...
re: Fighting The Fallacy That Everyone Wants (And Needs) Self Service BI
I can feel their pain to an extent. If I have to use an int...
re: Encouraging others to write blog posts
I find I learn a lot both from reading other people's blogs...
re: Dealing With Shiny New Object Syndrome and Boardroom Buzzword Bingo
Taking me right back to my GCSE History days and the Indust...
re: How To Deal With The Urgent! Urgent! Urgent! Boy Who Cried Wolf
For me,the name dropping and running to your manager behind...
re: Veruca Salt And The Just Give Me Everything Routine
All sounds very familiar Helen! Over the years I've tried p...
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