Commentary
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Holiday Math Funneh

JeremyS - December 21, 2012

Holidaymathfunneh from Jeremy ShapiroHappy Holidays everyone. Holidaymathfunneh from Jeremy ShapiroHappy Holidays everyone.

Text Analytics
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Is LinkedIn One Step Away from Becoming the World’s Largest Performance Management System?

JeremyS - December 9, 2012

I got an email today from some former colleagues (and current friends), adding me to a project listing on LinkedIn. “Very cool” I thought. Then, I did…

Analytics
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Ya Can’t See the Forest Through the Trees

JeremyS - July 30, 2012

I was talking with a doctor on the train the other day who was complaining about the current state of medicine. It wasn’t  a complaint about insurance…

Analytics
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Great Video on How Econometricians Think About Talent Data

JeremyS - January 31, 2012

Robert Yerex is one of the best labor-oriented econometrics folks in non-academic circles right now.  He presented at Wolfram’s technology conference last year on how he presents data to…

Data Visualization
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Vizualize.me – Hey, someone finally got the “let’s kill all the resumes” thing right

JeremyS - November 27, 2011

For at least 15 years, I’ve not taken seriously the idea that a resume could be replaced. Why? Not because I didn’t think it could be done,…

Best Practices
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Why Medians May Not be the Message – for Talent Data

JeremyS - May 22, 2011

I was reading a piece in the Journal this morning on a scientific debate regarding an Alzheimer’s study. The debate centers around the use of the median…

Business Intelligence
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Great illustration of the hierarchy of analytical BI techniques

JeremyS - January 2, 2011

Thanks to Analytics Bridge and KDNuggets for pointing this out. A great map of analytical techniques that is very digestible.  Click here for the interactive version, from  Dr.…

Data Quality
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Why Making a Rational Argument to Power Can Fail…

JeremyS - August 15, 2010

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Data Visualization
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A social network… for the one dollar bill in your pocket.

JeremyS - February 22, 2010

Have you seen this?  www.wheresgeorge.com is an effort to track how cold hard cash is flowing across the country. You simply go to the site, enter the…

Data Mining
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We’re SO predictable… but you knew I would say that.

JeremyS - February 19, 2010

There is a new article in the Journal Science that has analyzed 50,000 cell phone users’ data  (in Europe) to conclude that our location at any point…