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Video // Stop using Excel for everything!
This video by data scientist Luke Barousse, runs through some good examples of when Excel should and shouldn't be used for data analysis. Issues highlighted: Data Storage issues, reproducibility, and sharing. This theme was also picked up by Generation CFO's Chris Argent in his recent post: Excel thinking isn't thinking at all.
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Excel // Ooops. Office Scripts actually not available on desktop.
Yip. We got that one completely wrong. Last week we published news that Office Scripts are available on Desktop. Fake news. It is however now available for all users, but still on web only. We have it on good authority that it's on the development path for desktop.
Article // How to quit with integrity.
Nothing lasts forever. Sooner or later most of us will move on from the jobs we are in. No matter why you’re leaving, you will thank yourself for leaving on good terms. This article has some good advice on leaving well.
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