Mein guter Freund @puntofisso hat über seinen (und teilweise unseren) Berlin-Besuch geschrieben und es ist sehr gut geworden. https://medium.com/@puntofisso/berlin-the-alternative-tour-611e2d43e476
Come work with me at @transportgovuk—we're looking for a Data Executive to support the Developing Data Unit and help shape the transport sector’s use of data assets.
* up to £36,880
* Apply by Sep 14th
This also gives me the opportunity to advertise this role in my team, for a data peep who wants to support the Developing Data Unit:
I also moved here with the idea that I'd become an academic. 6 months into my PhD, I quit, and that's been the most successful failure of my life :D
"When are the most popular days to get married?"
Well played, @ons, and good chart :)
Interesting stuff coming from the @transportgovuk Data Science team: "teaching computers to read", i.e. ML to identify aviation-related news articles. Great stuff, @tomewing1979 & team.
"The World’s Oldest Blockchain Has Been Hiding in the New York Times Since 1995" < GREAT story
That @Edent has a talent for giving serious insight while being awesomely entertaining - watch and read this on showing how to use AI in Government... with a Rubik's Cube
I'm working on something - maybe a new talk - I'd like people to share horror stories about trying to apply for (public service) jobs..
Things like @puntofisso 's classic - https://medium.com/@puntofisso/when-i-spent-202-days-in-the-jaws-of-civil-service-recruitment-775ce584a32e or this from Beth Fox on the birdsite https://twitter.com/firebethfox/status/1009127223784329216
Please boost for reach :)
@thimontjack of @instituteforgov for most of the explainer text, @GavinFreeguard for the feedback
@codenberg for the Scrollama library
@mattstutely and @dasbarrett for answering my neverending data questions on #hansard and @UKParliData.
...take a look at the notes first :)
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