Define your motivation, do your research (& eat your vegetables)

TL;DR: Domain knowledge is more important than any code you will write. So become fluent(ish) in the problem space by researching it before you waste your time programing.

Build a data product that matters.

TL;DR: To become maximally effective, all data scientists should know the flow of producing & maintaining a data product to better understand how to fit their piece into the puzzle.

Hi, I'm Austin.

Nice to finally meet you, it's been too long. First, thank you for taking the time to read some of the things I’ve written. Second, here are a few things about me.