What’s in your toolkit?

I was lucky enough to visit the Data Insights Conference in Seattle earlier this year and the hunger for data and love thereof was apparent from all the speakers and how they engaged with their subjects. There were a few standouts, but one of the concepts that resonated with me personally was deprecating the boring, static, repetitive bits and to focus on where we really add value. This is valuable advice for any profession, but what does it mean for those of us that roll up our sleeves and dig into data all day long? Continue reading →