Me Vs. the Machine

I recently returned from a professional conference where I most definitely did not feel a lot of winning. While I’ve worked at my institution for almost two decades, I’m new to the field of Institutional Research. On the one hand, back in the day, I did minor in social sciences, earned an A in statistics, … More Me Vs. the Machine

Honorable Mention for Being Almost Amazing

The other day at work, I almost did something amazing. I was in the middle of a series of tedious, onerous spreadsheet manipulations, the sort of thing I’ve tended to accept with a smile as part and parcel of the job. Detail-oriented, repetitive, thankless tasks…that’s just kind of always been my wheelhouse. It’s a weakness … More Honorable Mention for Being Almost Amazing