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Catch Up Update, 2nd-6th July

I haven’t updated my “weekblog” since the end of May, which is about when things got very busy for me at Cetis! I’ve been: Working with my REF2021 analytics team. Working with my KEF analytics team. Developing the new Jisc-HESA analytics product for HR in HEPs using Tableau … Continue reading

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“Occasional” Update 21st-28th May

The sun is shining, my hayfever is playing up, and there is much data to be wrangled. Working with my REF2021 analytics team. We had a great startup meeting at Brunel, coming away with some user stories, data sources, and … Continue reading

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“Occasional” update 1st -18th May

Its been another busy month here at Cetis LLP Working with both of my Analytics Labs teams. Its been a hectic few weeks of polishing up Tableau dashboards, fixing up Alteryx workflows, and tuning machine learning models. However, last Wednesday … Continue reading

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Weekly update 23rd -27th April

Hello again! What was I doing last week? Working on some data dashboards in Tableau for Alternate Providers in HE. In particular I worked on a dashboard to allow providers to see who they are most similar to for a … Continue reading

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“Periodic” update 16th – 20th April

Hello again! So what have I been up to lately? Working with a client to develop a machine learning model to predict outcomes, using that handy standby linear regression. Alteryx makes setting up the test and validation samples really easy, … Continue reading

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Weekly-ish (oh who am I kidding?) update 2nd-6th April

OK, its been a hectic month. Not that I’m complaining, I like hectic. This week I’ve been: Working with Alternate Providers on some BI dashboards. We now have a great dataset covering both APs and universities so we can make … Continue reading

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Weekly-ish Update 5th-9th March 2018

Travel! If there’s one thing I miss about being in research it was the travelling around talking to people. This week I was back in Ireland for the first time in years. What have I been up to? Giving some talks and … Continue reading

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Whoops

So much for the weekblog. I haven’t updated it since before the holidays! Oh well, lets see if we can kick this off again. This week I’ve been: Teaching students at the University of Bolton. I’ve been working with Foundation students … Continue reading

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Weekly-ish update 11th December – 15th December

The snow has been falling, there is a tree covered in multicoloured LEDs blinking in the corner of the room, as well as on my Bing start page, and the entire family has colds, so Christmas is immanent. However, as … Continue reading

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Weekly-ish update 4th December – 8th December

I’m going to get the hang of this weekblog thing. Eventually. Maybe a New Year’s Resolution? Anyway, this week I’ve been: Presenting two workshops on Free & Open Source Software under a joint Cetis and OSS Watch banner. This is … Continue reading

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