Jun 30

A favorite exploratory data analysis hack for Pandas in Python

If you’re following along with me this week, you know I testing out Medium’s short form articles. In this final in a series of three tests, I present one of my favorite exploratory data analysis (EDA) hacks in Pandas and Python.

If you use pd.describe() you know that it produces…

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Jun 29

Possible unpopular opinion alert

The other day I read the 9,999,999th article (slight exaggeration) that defended an employer’s decision to run unpaid internship programs.

The author lamented that she has had to teach interns “how to use the telephone.” So what? A lack of familiarity with the telephone does not diminish that interns value…

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Jun 28

If you write online too, please don’t do these things

A pet peeve of mine is when a career advice guru writes an article or a post with standard, common, and ordinary advice but hyperbolically titles it something like “life changing” or “mind blowing.”

Also, if you give the standard “avoid spelling errors on your resume” advice, you better avoid…

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Jun 27

If you make a post with 150 words or fewer, Medium will recognize it as short form.

I have a few short form articles planned. One topic will be a pet peeve of mine. Another is going to be about internships. Third will be one of my fav quick hacks…

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