Category Archives: Tools

Snowflake SQL query resources for analysts used to Redshift

I’ve spent the last seven years using Amazon Redshift, and during that time Snowflake became the standard modern data warehouse. (I did a survey of relevant companies’ data stacks when we evaluated Looker, and Snowflake was the overwhelming favorite warehouse.) … Continue reading

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Minimum Viable Project Management

Minimum Viable Project Management from Jennifer Berk

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Introduction to SQL

Presented to the Chicago Booth technology club in spring 2012. Back-dating this post now I’ve finally uploaded the presentation in 2014…. Introduction to SQL (for Chicago Booth MBA technology club) from Jennifer Berk

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CSS 201 presentation

CSS 201 View more documents from Jennifer Berk.

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Blogger Social profiles – compiled

I’ll be going to Blogger Social in New York in a week, and in preparation I’ve been reading (and helping write) Steve Woodruff’s series of Socialite profiles. Now, for easy downloading, here are: The 48-page full-size PDF (5MB) and the … Continue reading

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Dispatch from work

My first post on my company’s blog: User Diaries in Community Software.

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Tools of the Trade

Many information architects come from a design background. Their deliverables are gorgeous, their blogs are pretty – and their presentations are Good PowerPoint (take a look at the IA Summit ones for examples). It’s a little intimidating for me, coming … Continue reading

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