smarterscout: The Why in Analytics

The basics (and basis) of metrics

May 26, 2020 smarterscout Season 1 Episode 2
smarterscout: The Why in Analytics
The basics (and basis) of metrics
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smarterscout: The Why in Analytics
The basics (and basis) of metrics
May 26, 2020 Season 1 Episode 2
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The first step in constructing a metric is deciding – and clearly specifying – the question to be answered by the data. Dan talks about formulating this question and dealing with the complex issues generated by even the simplest metrics. As part of the discussion, Dan asks, "Who is the best tackler in the Premier League?" To answer this question... well, how long do you have?

Intro: "Crackle & Pop" by Digital Primitives 
Outro: "No Holiday" by Digital Primitives

Support the show (http://smarterscout.com)

Show Notes

The first step in constructing a metric is deciding – and clearly specifying – the question to be answered by the data. Dan talks about formulating this question and dealing with the complex issues generated by even the simplest metrics. As part of the discussion, Dan asks, "Who is the best tackler in the Premier League?" To answer this question... well, how long do you have?

Intro: "Crackle & Pop" by Digital Primitives 
Outro: "No Holiday" by Digital Primitives

Support the show (http://smarterscout.com)