dbt Community Manager, Fishtown Analytics
Data scientist was described as the sexiest career of the 21st century. Data engineering is one of the fastest growing technical roles. And data analysts? Well, you don’t exactly see people stampeding to Lambda School to become one. I think this should change.
In this session Claire covered why she believed that good data analysts are the most valuable members of a data team. We learnt how you can “scale yourself” by applying software engineering best practices to your analytics code, and how to turn this knowledge into an impactful analytics career.
Tableau Zen Master
David spoke about the power of feedback and the data viz community, with regards to him sharing his Game of Thrones death data.
It's an interesting journey that should inspire people to embrace feedback and how crowd sourcing data vizzes can be a super powerful and great learning experience for everyone involved.