A combination of: re-reading a blog by @drob encouraging aspiring data scientists to write a blog, and a desire to have more people where I work writing and communicating technical ideas both to colleagues and externally led me to revisit this site, something I first started about a year ago (I thought I should perhaps practice what I’m preaching). One thing I was struggling with was a name for the site, when I remembered an article titled ‘Rise of the Neo-Generalist’ that I’d come across whilst researching for a talk I had to give (the talk was about future opportunities for actuarial1 skillsets). [Read More]