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Norberto J. Sanchez commented on Mark McIlroy's blog post Book on Computer Programming
"The book is free fro subscribers of Kindle Unlimited. Otherwise, there is a small price to pay."
Nov 9
Mark McIlroy posted a blog post

Book on Computer Programming

Data scientists use a range of tools in their work and some of these eventually require programming. This book, titled The Art and Craft of Computer Programming, is a guide to computer programming. It does not focus on a specific programming language, but instead contains the essential material from a first year Computer Science course. The book is available from Amazon.com.…See More
Nov 4
Mark McIlroy posted a blog post

Book on Computer Programming

Data scientists use a range of tools in their work and some of these eventually require programming. This book, titled The Art and Craft of Computer Programming, is a guide to computer programming. It does not focus on a specific programming language, but instead contains the essential material from a first year Computer Science course. The book is available from Amazon.com.…See More
Oct 21
Mark McIlroy's blog post was featured

Book on Computer Programming

Data scientists use a range of tools in their work and some of these eventually require programming. This book, titled The Art and Craft of Computer Programming, is a guide to computer programming. It does not focus on a specific programming language, but instead contains the essential material from a first year Computer Science course. The book is available from Amazon.com.…See More
Oct 21

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Short Bio:
Mark McIlroy is the principal of Melbourne Paraplanning Services, a paraplanning services company based in the CBD of Melbourne, Australia.
Mark was previously involved in Data Analytics and other IT roles in the banking and government sectors in Australia.
My Website or LinkedIn Profile (URL):
http://www.markmcilroy.com
Field of Expertise:
Business Analytics, Quant
Years of Experience in Analytical Role:
20
Professional Status:
Director
Interests:
Networking, New Venture
Your Company:
Melbourne Paraplanning Services
Industry:
Paraplanning Services
Your Job Title:
Director

Mark McIlroy's Blog

Book on Computer Programming

Posted on October 19, 2017 at 8:00pm 1 Comment

Data scientists use a range of tools in their work and some of these eventually require programming. This book, titled The Art and Craft of Computer Programming, is a guide to computer programming. It does not focus on a specific programming language, but instead contains the essential material from a first year Computer Science course. The book is available from Amazon.com.…

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Free book on Excel formulas and VBA macros

Posted on November 18, 2016 at 11:00pm 0 Comments

Listed on my personal website www.markmcilroy.com is my book titled 'A guide to writing Excel formulas and VBA macros'. The book is available for free download in PDF format. It is also available in print from Amazon.com.

Excel is widely used for all forms of data analysis once the bulk of the data has been processed and summarised using a tool such as SAS, SQL, etc.

While this book is relatively small it includes an overview of key…

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Book review - 'The Little SAS book'

Posted on November 8, 2016 at 12:00am 0 Comments

This post is a brief review of the book 'The Little SAS book' by Delwiche and Slaughter.

I came across this book in my first SAS position. It had been left behind by a former employee, or the company, and was sitting on the shelf of my cubical.

I had no experience with SAS, and all I had to refer to was the existing code in the system and this book.

As the title suggests it's quite a small book in IT terms, the fifth edition is 325 pages.

One benefit of this is…

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Free book on SQL

Posted on November 4, 2016 at 6:00pm 0 Comments

As you would know, SQL is essential for many tasks involving working with large quantities of data.

Members of Analytic Bridge might like to download my guide to SQL titled 'SQL Essentials' available for free download from my personal website www.markmcilroy.com

Also on my personal website is a practice SQL environment where you can query a sample database and try out the examples from the book.

This book and my…

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