I posted a follow up to my first blog post on Coalmarch! I go over how we finished our KPI tracking system and some of the challenges we experienced on the way.
The whole “rappelling vs lowering” thing is super interesting. It’s only a small part of the entire climbing culture/lifestyle/process, but it can get people really fired up. The ethics of the sport speak to our morals much more than the actual climbing does, which is a testament to how passionate we are and how much it […]
Triumphs of Experience by George E. Vaillant is the latest book on the longest longitudinal study of human development ever undertaken. The Grant Study, as it is informally called, started in 1938 and studied the lives of over 200 men that went to Harvard. This book, written in 2012, recapped the physical and emotional snapshots and […]
Nate Silver, of 538 fame, is a big fan of Bayesian statistics. In his book The Signal and The Noise, he applies it to weather prediction, chess, poker, and politics, the financial collapse of 2008, stock trading, and terrorism. Basically, a bunch of subjects you thought you understood until he talks about them (he’s super […]
I just posted my first blog post on the Coalmarch website! It outlines some research we’ve been doing into a new management process. Check it out here:
If you haven’t read the previous posts, check out Part 1 here and Part 2 here. Even if you have read them, I’d recommend going back and skimming them, as a bit of what’s in this post piggy backs on those. At this point, we’ve learned how to get Google Analytics (GA) and Google Webmaster […]