Mad For Fabric
Sewist and fabric obsessed. Sharing my creative journey one story at a time. Blogging about my creations at www.madforfabric.com
Why You Should Write on Vocal and Medium
I’ve been writing on Vocal for 2 months and Medium for 10. Many have written why Vocal is better than Medium while others have discussed why they’re leaving Vocal for Medium. While each platform has pros and cons, you should consider writing on both Vocal and Medium and these are the reasons why.
How to Estimate a Data Analytics Project Timeline
In your role as a data scientist or data analyst, a common question you’ll get from stakeholders is “how long will this take”? When I first become a data scientist, I found the question challenging to answer. If I said it took a month to build a model and I couldn’t deliver, would that harm my stakeholder’s perception of my abilities? If I built the model faster, would my stakeholder think I was prone to overestimating? If you find yourself struggling to provide better time estimates as I did, try this 4-step process I’ve developed that has helped me provide more accurate timelines.
Data Analyst Job: Expectations vs. Reality
When I first started my data analyst job I had many misconceptions of what the role would be like. Fast forward years later and I wish someone had told me upfront what to expect. Today I’d like to discuss the expectations versus the reality of a data analyst job to prepare you for what’s next.
How to Become a Data Analyst
If you’re considering becoming a data analyst or wondering what a data analyst does it’s hard to get a straight answer with all the information out there. Today I'm going to answer the most common questions I’ve gotten as a data analyst to point you in the right direction if you’re interested in a data analytics career.
Why You Should Try Writing For Vocal Challenges
I started writing on Vocal in June and upgraded to Vocal+ to submit my stories to Vocal challenges. Even though I didn't win any prizes, I think it's worthwhile to try writing for Vocal challenges even if it's unlikely you'll win and these are the reasons why.
A Cloudy Day
I wake up to clouds on the horizon. Must I rise now? Maybe another minute beneath the covers. Sun, where are you? The clouds are a blanket across the sky.
How to Decide If You Should Accept That Data Analyst Job Offer
Congratulations! You’ve made it to the end of your data analyst interviews and got an offer. You couldn’t be more excited.
Why You Should Try Writing on Vocal
At the beginning of June, I thought it would be interesting to explore other writing platforms besides Medium. Other writers have mentioned Vocal and after some research, I decided to give it a try. For those who have never heard of Vocal or are interested in trying writing with them, I’ll be discussing my experience and why you should try writing there too.