Work at a Startup – How to Survive in a Rocket Ship Pt.2

Have you ever thought about working at a startup? This mini series will give you useful tips to help you make the leap and make work at a startup easier.

Work at a Startup – How to Survive in a Rocket Ship Pt.1

You decided that you want to work at a startup. This article will give you some useful advice and tips so you can prepare yourself before you make this leap

How to Survive the Challenge of a Programming Boot Camp

How to Survive the Challenge of a Programming Boot Camp. Due to the high stress environment of coding bootcamps, with long working hours and difficult problem sets, it's no surprise why students feel burnout.

How to Get Into Data Science Without a Degree

This article is for those who fall into one of the following categories: You don’t have a post-secondary degree but you’re interested in data science; You don’t have a STEM-related degree, but you’re interested in data science; You’re working in a field completely unrelated to data science, but you’re interested in data science.; You’re simply interested in data science and want to learn more about it.

The nocode revolution is coming — are you ready for it?

Predicting a paradigm shift in the (programming) world, and how to not to get left behind in its wake. The nocode revolution is coming — are you ready for it? Predicting a paradigm shift in the (programming) world, and how to not to get left behind ...

How to Survive Your First Year as a Professional Junior Developer

How not to turn your first 2 years of coding into a complete disaster. How to Survive Your First Year as a Professional Junior Developer. How not to turn your first 2 years of coding into a complete disaster.

How to Become an Outstanding Software Developer

#3 Customer is always right — until you prove them wrong. Software engineers think the software development process is just coding. While programming is important it is not enough to grow in your ...

The Curse of Blue Collar IT

The Wild West days of tech are over for most of us. Now, it’s all about the assembly line. How do you escape it? IT has become the modern day factory job. What does blue collar IT mean for your career and job prospects? How do you stay ahead?

Stop Wasting Your Time and Consult a Subject Matter Expert

Stop Wasting Your Time and Consult a Subject Matter Expert. When working on data science projects, it may help pull in a subject matter expert to review your work.

3 reasons why I love being a Data Scientist

3 reasons why I love being a Data Scientist. It all comes down to the concept of ‘meaningful work’ explained by Malcolm Gladwell on his book Outliers.

How Becoming a Developer Can Change the Way You See Life

How Becoming a Developer Can Change the Way You See Life. I really love this quote. Do you think your life outside programming has changed, for good or ... and more attention on details that can impact, in a way or another.

Ultradian Rhythm: How to Avoid Burnout and Boost Productivity

We have Ultradian rhythms which play out in increments to optimize our ... When we understand how our internal rhythms operate we can use them to avoid burnout. ... This is a great tool for time-management and productivity. ... I have helped many people promote wellbeing using hypnotherapy, NLP, ...

Archiving and Logging Your Use of Public Data

Archiving and Logging Your Use of Public Data. Dealing with the impermanence of public data sets

Things I have learned working in Product teams. What benefits us and what affect us?

Things I have learned working in Product teams. What benefits us and what affect us?

What I Learned From Not Accepting My (Bossy) Nature

What I Learned From Not Accepting My (Bossy) Nature. Accept and work with what your natural traits are instead of suppressing yourself.

Getting a Business Intelligence Internship at Amazon: How I Did It

Getting a Business Intelligence Internship at Amazon: How I Did It. The different stages of the process, so that you can do it too.

How to Increase the Chances of Your CV Getting Shortlisted?

How to Increase the Chances of Your CV Getting Shortlisted? These tips below will help you pass this filter and get your resume shortlisted: Keep formatting simple. Simplicity is the best policy. The same rule applies to ATS, too. Use correct keywords. As stated previously, ATS talks in its own language. Avoid spelling mistakes.

Data Science in 2020

Depending on where you live, which industry you work in, and what type of Data Scientist you are, these similarities and differences may or may not apply to you. Below, I will be discussing these effects and how it may still affect you for this rest of the year.

3 Ways to Get Real-Life SQL Experience Before Your First Job

How you can develop your SQL skills with practical projects. This article will focus on three types of problems: Creating Data Pipelines from Raw Data; SQL Coding (Interview) Questions; SQL Case Studies.

How to Ace Your First Week in a New Job — in the Virtual Office

One technique to help set you up for success in ANY new Data or Tech job. The new work from home 'normal' in this COVID19 world has changed how we interview for and take new jobs. Onboarding is challenging.