Updated Machine Learning Templates for Python

As I work on practicing and solving machine learning (ML) problems, I find myself repeating a set of steps and activities repeatedly. Thanks to Dr. Jason Brownlee’s suggestions on creating a machine learning template, I have pulled together a set of project templates that can be used to support regression ML problems using Python. Version […]

Web Scraping of Daines Analytics Blog Entries using Python Take 2

SUMMARY: The purpose of this projectis to practice web scraping by extracting specific pieces of information from awebsite. The web scraping code was written in Python 3 and leveraged the Scrapy framework maintained by Scrapinghub. INTRODUCTION: Daines Analytics hosts its blog at dainesanalytics.blog. The purpose of this exercise is to practice web scraping using Scrapy […]


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Drucker on Knowing How We Perform

In his book, The Essential Drucker: The Bestof Sixty Years of Peter Drucker’s Essential Writings on Management, PeterDrucker analyzed the ways that management practices and principles affect the performanceof organizations, individuals, and society. The book covers the basicprinciples of management and gives professionals the tools to perform the tasksthat the environment of tomorrow will require […]

All Rights Reserved

In his podcast, Akimbo, Seth Godin teachesus how to adopt a posture of possibility, change the culture, and choose to makea difference. Here are my takeaways from the episode. There are cultures around the world where private property is a strange concept. In those cultures, the property belongs to the community in large. Over time, various […]