I haven’t had a ton of free time to work on personal blog posts, but I did write another one for Coalmarch! This one is about finding a way around an Excel formula I’d been having trouble with.
Welcome! I wrote two different intros–one for those unfamiliar with anchor cleaning (tends to be newer climbers) and those familiar with it. For those unfamiliar with anchor cleaning: Thanks for checking this out! Cleaning a climbing anchor is one of the essentials skills you’ll need if you want to climb outside. “Cleaning” is a thing you do […]
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.
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: