SQL – the “secret” query language

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it is me again 😀 Recently I kind of “discovered” SQL. It came as quite a shock to me that I had never ever read about how important SQL is for an aspiring Data Scientist. So in this blog, I am going to raise some serious awareness for my new bestie SQL and also show you how to get started with this query language.

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The path to Data Science in Switzerland

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Lately, I have been writing a lot about Data Science and Data Scientists. So maybe you have been thinking of getting into Data Science yourself and trying to get a job in this field. There are some schools here in Switzerland which offer training… in this blogpost, I am going to present to you the ones I know of.

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The slowest wordpress page on earth

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A couple of weeks ago I have had the slowest WordPress page ever! I mean it, I had the chance to eat a sandwich while my page was loading (and whoever knows me knows, I am a slow eater). Not cool… in this post, I will tell you how I fixed it and how you might speed up your own WordPress page.

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Debugging 101 (written by a novice)

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Another Saturday, another post haha! This time I have some debugging tips for you. You wrote some beautiful code and you run it and DAAAMMMNN it is not working. We have all been there. And it does not really matter whether it has been some really big logical mistake or just a typo.  If you are an old player in the coding game, you might know most of the tips… if you are – like me – a novice, they might come in handy!

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Books to read: Storytelling with Data

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Today I will write about a really good book on how to visualize data. It is called “Storytelling with Data” and is written by Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic. I have read it in only a few hours. In my article about what a data scientist is, I established that a data scientist also has to be a storyteller. This book will help you to create better graphics and charts 🙂

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Data Analyst, Scientist and Engineer

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A while back I wrote about what a Data Scientist is. When you are scrolling through Data Science jobs, you might also find postings for jobs as Data Analyst or Data Engineer. Obviously, all three are related to Data Science but what exactly do those job profiles mean? Let’s find out together!

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Why I am blogging and anniversary

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The internet and social media are weird. Amazing, but weird. I constantly wonder why I feel the urge to write to people I don’t know? Why do I put myself under pressure to publish articles (believe it or not, I do have a schedule 😉), to research stuff and to make my spelling mistakes public? Well, there are a few reasons and for myself and to maybe inspire you, I will tell you!

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