Tag Archives: analysis

A Machine Learning Workflow

Machine learning is an essential part of data science – a field which covers a range of activities from data acquisition and cleaning, through to analytics and data visualisation. It can be helpful to think in terms of a machine learning workflow that puts some structure around some of these processes. This post looks at… Read More »

Top 10 Data Science Techniques

Data science can mean different things to different people, but we can try to define it by the techniques a data scientist tends to use. A recent online poll gave a top 10 of algorithms and methods used by Data Scientists. This post goes through that top 10 list of data science techniques to flesh… Read More »

Clean Up Your Mess With Problem Structuring

There are times when a problem seems so complex, and so complicated that it is impossible to know where to start. This situation is are sometimes referred to as a ‘mess‘. There may be many people involved, with different perspectives on how to proceed, or with vested interests they want a solution to address. It… Read More »