Being new to Philly, I’ve been scouring the internet for the best places to eat. There certainly is no shortage of the number of “Top (insert any number) Brunch/Lunch/Dinner Restaurants” articles out there. However, most of the recommendations are simply based off the author’s personal opinion. As an analyst, I was curious to see what data had to say about the top places to eat. Therefore, I drew inspiration from Thrillist’s SEPTA Bar Map and decided to discover the top restaurants within a one-mile radius of each Septa Market-Frankford line station based on Yelp data. Continue reading >
If you’re an analyst, you probably spend 75% of your time creating reports and dashboards in one form or another. When you send off a freshly completed dashboard how often do you get a response like so?
“That’s NOT what I wanted.”
Or, “So what?”
The 58th Grammy Awards aired Sunday night, hosted by LL Cool J at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The most prestigious of awards for musical artists had a few standout stars. Taylor Swift nabbed seven nominations for her hit record 1989, edged out by rapper Kendrick Lamar, who had 11 Grammy nominations, more than any other artist this year. Continue reading >
What is the best time of day to send an email?
What was my best promotion?
What was my best marketing campaign?
What is the best way for me to waste my time?
As an Analytics consultant, I am always getting this type of question from clients eager to understand the platonic ideal “best” option for their business so that they can move forward and easily implement new strategies that will improve their business. Continue reading >