Juggling a high workload? 5 key tips for analysts

Juggling a high workload? 5 key tips for analysts

Being a data analyst is incredibly busy work. There’s always someone demanding a piece of your time, a new project to weigh in on, and a number of tight deadlines to meet. It’s also an unfortunate and inevitable product of our current society that businesses are...
Make sure your PDPs are bringing out the best in your team

Make sure your PDPs are bringing out the best in your team

Have you recently made a career step into a position of management? Moving away from the ‘dirty’ coding work and managing people and projects instead can be quite an uneasy departure from what you’re comfortable with. On top of that, creating and managing your team’s...
Are you raising your team’s profile with soft skills?

Are you raising your team’s profile with soft skills?

There’s a danger, when you’re a manager of analysts, that your team’s personality can get lost behind spreadsheets and data. Whilst it’s important to be recognised for your technical outputs as a team, raising your workers’ profiles in the business takes more than...
The three key elements of data storytelling

The three key elements of data storytelling

In life, stories help us make experiences more meaningful. If delivered in an engaging way, they can also inspire us to take action. Stories provoke reflection and contemplation, often bringing out insights that may not have been easily understood or explained....
Video: Do great analysts need more than tech skills?

Video: Do great analysts need more than tech skills?

For the last 15 years, Steve Hulmes, Head of Academy at Demarq, has been developing workshops for data analysts that are designed to improve their productivity, impact and profile within their organisations. At Demarq Academy, we strongly believe that great analysts...
From data analyst to managing analysts—five key tips

From data analyst to managing analysts—five key tips

Do you love the focus and satisfaction you get from your current data analyst job? What happens when your company pushes you further? If you’re an ambitious type, with exceptional coding ability, there may come a time when you get promoted from technical analyst to...