The Potted History of Moneyball

In 2003 a book was published which completely changed analysis. That book is Moneyball, or, Moneyball: The Art of Winning and Unfair Game to give it its full title. Moneyball has become such a phenomenon that Mike Hughes, former England

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Profile: Metrica Sports

Metrica Sports is one of those rare examples where an idea hatched by three mates in a pub actually led somewhere great. This month I spoke with Ruben Saavedra, Metrica’s CEO, to learn more about the product. The company was

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Tableau Beeswarm Plot

How to create a beeswarm plot in Tableau Big thanks to Ninad Barbadikar for his tutorial which you can find here. This is the calculation that makes it possible; IF INDEX()%2=0 THEN INDEX()-1 ELSE INDEX()*-1+1 END Part 2

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Google Data Analytics Course

Google launches three new entry-level Professional Certificates on Coursera They are designed to prepare learners for an entry-level role in under six months. The certificates don’t have any prerequisites. The certificates can offer stepping stones to well-paying careers (not just

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Should I Learn Tableau?

5 Questions about Tableau 1. What is Tableau? Tableau is a visual analytics platform that promises to help you see and understand data. Tableau is known as a BI (Business Intelligence) tool, but it has many applications outside of Business.

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