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Can we motivate students to be more environmentally conscious?

  Concern about the environment has grown rapidly in the last decade.  It’s an important topic today. As a result, Reduce, Reuse, & Recycle programs are springing up in many communities to help encourage us to be more environmentally conscious.   This post is inspired by a recent conversation I had with a data scientist who…
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How to Make Life Easier for Data Scientists

One of the most important factors for an organization’s growth is its ability to answer questions and adapt to change quickly. As a company’s data footprint and complexity grows, it gets more difficult to understand what’s really driving the business. It’s no surprise that data scientist has been one of the fastest growing roles in…
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Does hot weather increase ice cream sales?

For the last few weeks, Boston and our fellow New Englanders have endured a heat wave. The temperature and humidity skyrocketed, but after several 90℉ days in a row, I finally heard some good news… July 15th is National Ice Cream Day. It couldn’t have come at a better time, and I’m sure we can…
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Why Do We Wait in Line for Data?

As a Boston commuter, my attitude towards public transportation is a combination of sincere appreciation and healthy skepticism. Each day, the weather and traffic present a new set of challenges for my commute, and each day is a choose-your-own-adventure story where I decide to get to work by setting out on foot, renting a bike,…
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DaaS: Remove Bottlenecks and Make Decisions Faster

Businesses win today by answering questions with data quickly. This goes beyond just pulling a data extract and looking at some numbers. The real competitive advantage lies in being able to ask and answer questions about your business with data. To answer the question, “Which customers should we focus on?”, you need to tell a…
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Why Are We Building Autodaas?

If your company is anything like mine, data is one of your most valuable assets. A truly data-driven organization can quickly answer questions like “How does this marketing campaign tie to revenue?” or “Should we hire another engineer?” at the drop of a hat. Sales leadership can ensure that reps talk to the right customers…
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