save yourself from poor data

Poor data and misleading metrics are bad for everyone. (BTW Nate Silver is a data hero.) This article from Cheryl Davenport and Co.Exist has 3 really great tips for people who want to protect themselves from bad data ... and in many cases intentional manipulations. Think of it as a good primer for seeking information …

6 Projects Harnessing Data To Do Good | Co.Exist: World changing ideas and innovation

As I dive deeper into my coursework for my MLS, I know that this is my target -  collecting, organizing and transferring data. I am still trying to work out the path though. I am on one but I suspect that I will be on another or two or three before it's all said and …