I had an interesting discussion with one of my son's friends at a neighborhood gathering over the holidays. He's just reached the halfway point of a Chicago-area Masters in Analytics program and wanted to pick my brain on the state of the discipline.
Of the four major program foci of business, data, computation, and algorithms, he acknowledged…Continue
Added by steve miller on January 28, 2019 at 8:24am — No Comments
Like most Chicago football fans, I was pretty distraught after the Bears lost last Sunday's playoff game courtesy of a missed field goal at the end -- a kick that first hit the goalpost and then the crossbar before ultimately failing miserably. While most local fans were grief-stricken like me, some were irrationally inconsolable, demanding the…Continue
Added by steve miller on January 11, 2019 at 8:22am — No Comments