"You've made some very good points Mary. I think a lot of it depends on a person's role in their organization. Some may need to know theory of ANOVA so deeply they could code it in their sleep. Some analysts will just have to know when to…"
"This is a great article with great discussion. You really do have a wide range of "data scientists" or more generally "data workers" of some kind with different needs and different requirements. The university I work at had…"
"I totally agree with Luca about Professional Excel Development (PED). After teaching a full (36 hours lecture + 12 hours of lab) course in Excel VBA I'd love to create a next-step course based on the stuff in PED. It's…"
"When I first glanced at the image I thought you were suggesting putting together a March Madness prediction using some BI tool. I'd challenge people to that. S. Christian Albright used to put out a March Madness simulator in Excel (coded in…"
I'm a computer instructor who not only wants to teach students about good data, but may find himself looking for a job soon. I love Excel. I know that sounds weak, but I can pretty much do anything in VBA.