A common question that I get from students is why python? What makes it so popular today. Alison DeNisco Rayome from TechRepublic asked me a similar question. Python is very popular because of its set of robust libraries that make it such
Tips for success when you start a new position. I recently was interviewed by Erica Lamberg from Ladders on tips for success when you start a new position. One of things that I think is essential is to build a strong digital
I recently was interviewed by the Digital Enterprise about the challenge with data silos, and stressed how data visualization can aid in byte-sized comprehension and reiterates the importance of data-driven decision-making. Read more… As
As a woman working in technology for my entire career ( almost 20 years), it’s been an amazing journey. I’ve had the opportunity to reflect on my first year working in technology and offer advice that may help others.
The Panama Canal Expansion project and its impact on the real estate market and the global shipping supply chain. Professors Kristen Sosulski and Harry Chernoff moderated a panel comprised of experts in logistics (Bob Silverman), real estate development (Michael Landy),
New to learning R? Here are some frequently asked questions #R or Python? Why both? Lots of arguments for learning both: This provides some resources and insights. For fun, imagine being about to code access Python modules, classes, and functions
When you are working a data visualization task look for inspiration. For example, let’s say you are working to create an engaging graphic that showcases the changing unemployment rate. Of course, a simple line chart works well. However, there are other
This tasty-like video introduces you to the basic types of geospatial displays. Select the best display to graph instagram photos by tourist location in NYC. Would a filled map work? How about a bubble map? A multi-color point map? Dr.
Since 2012, I have been co-teaching a course at NYU Stern called Operations in Panama: A man. A plan. A canal. Panama. Operations in Panama is an experiential course in global supply chain management, logistics, and real estate development in
This is the second of three posts that describes an exercise I’ve designed based on the work of Dr. Hans Rosling. In the first post, I described an exercise where I ask students to interpret the key takeaways from a