Bullshit and X-ray specs

It’s perhaps to early to call it, but I think this article on bullshit, more politely titled “How politicians poisoned statistics”, by Tim Harford for the FT Magazine, may just be the best thing I read in 2016. “Statistical bullshit”, to Tim’s definition, is espoused by those who do not actually care about the truthfulness[…]


Rolling out Tableau: making it work

Perhaps you’re new to your organisation and are taking advantage of that brief honeymoon period. Or your boss just came back from his latest conference all enthused about “business intelligence”. You’ve done your research and decided Tableau is the tool your organisation needs. You have the budget. You are go for launch…Congratulations. You just finished[…]