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Our take on all things data.

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3 Ways to Extract Data out of Strata Freewheel

Strata Freewheel is a great tool for media buying - particularly for TV and radio mediums - but sometimes you just want to pull the data out to do your own analysis.

While Strata has great reporting functionality built-in, here are a few ways that...

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The Real Cost of Hiring a Data Team

Data teams are often the under-the-radar workhorses of the business world - responsible for...

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Want to Build a Superstar Analytics Team? Hire These Roles.

Data’s importance in the business world has been growing for some time. But the pandemic pushed...

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Why It's Time to Move Your Data to the Cloud

Today’s businesses need to be scalable, agile, and responsive to remain competitive. Moving to the...

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Data Science Applied: Decision Trees

In this post, we will learn how to build a basic decision tree using Python. We’ll be going over a...

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How to QA Tough Calculated Fields (Without Pulling Your Hair Out)

It’s tempting to try and solve calculation problems on the fly in your visualizations. Just slap...

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Tableau Trusted Partner

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Tableau’s Pricing Model– and Why Small Businesses Should Care

Last year, Tableau released a small revision to their subscription pricing model and it’s a big win...

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HR Analytics Dashboard

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HR Analytics in the Era of the Great Resignation

2021 was a prominent and influential year in the world of Human Resources. The pandemic pushed...

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A Guide to Hiring Tableau Developers & Consultants

Hiring a Tableau consultant is often harder than surface-level ‘years of tool experience’ skills. ...

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How to Detect Outliers

Welcome to Part II of learning about outliers! In my previous blog, I discussed what an outlier is,...

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Data Science in the Supply Chain | Supply Chain 101

What Is The Supply Chain? 

A supply chain is an end-to-end system required for producing and...

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A Basic Guide to Outliers with Mahzabin Khan

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A Basic Guide to Outliers

A crucial step for any type of data analysis consists of getting a good understanding of the data...

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Recruiting in Uncertain Times | Recruitment Trends in 2022

Across industries, organizations are experiencing increasing turnover rates due to the Covid-19...

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Data Science Explained: Random Forests

With data science and analytics now at the forefront of many industries, there’s a good chance you...

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DataDrive is Tableau's 2021 Rising Star Partner of the Year

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DataDrive is Tableau's 2021 Rising Star Partner

DataDrive is honored to be recognized as Tableau’s 2021 ‘Rising Star’ Partner of the Year. Tableau...

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PL 300 Exam Prep

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How to Get Certified as a Power BI Data Analyst: Exam PL-300 Guide

Editor’s Note: This blog was originally published on Sep 29, 2021 and has been updated to reflect...

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Breaking Down Data Silos

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Breaking Down Data Silos with Relationship Modeling in Power BI

A common issue many analysts face throughout their career is breaking down data silos to bring...

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The Basics of Supply Chain Analytics

Supply Chain has become the term of the year thanks to the recent spotlight it’s been given during...

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Highlighting Top Features of Matillion

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5 Useful Features of Matillion

Matillion Makes My Life Easier

Matillion is one of my favorite ETL tools that I have discovered in...

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Power BI for Beginners- Jeremy Anderson

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Power BI for Beginners | 5 Tips to Get Started

In this blog post, intended for new Power BI developers, I identify some easy-to-use features that...

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Tableau CRM + Salesforce Lightning Reports & Dashboards

With today's fast-evolving Salesforce product suite, we often get asked a lot of questions from...

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Working with JSON in Snowflake Tommy Ranney

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Working with JSON in Snowflake

Snowflake has made working with semi-structured data a cinch! In this blog, I’ll walk through how...

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Snowflake Cost Calculator | Estimate Snowflake Monthly Cost

One of the main questions that I get asked when a client is considering moving their data warehouse...

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Break down of 4 favorite features of dataiku

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My Four Favorite Features of Dataiku

If you’ve been watching the enterprise data science space over the past few years, you’ve probably...

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How I passed the DA-100 Exam and became a microsoft certified data analyst associate and how you can too

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Microsoft DA-100 Exam & Data Analyst Associate Certificate

My name is Jeremy and I am an Analytics Consultant with DataDrive. I recently passed the Microsoft...

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