Do We Have a Problem? How Big?

Sometimes, we stop just short of the finish line. The old adage is true that the last 100 meters are the most critical, but also the most riddled with failure. We spend hours on an analysis, working the code, making sure it’s right, and getting the visuals to look nice. And then we plop it […]

How to Combat Confirmation Bias

As analytical professionals, we are people people. We do our work because we care about people. We want to help them make the best decisions they can. To help people, we need to understand people. And people have cognitive biases. In a series of posts, we will explore these biases and how to overcome them. […]