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Bill Shander
Works at Beehive Media
Attended University of Colorado
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An Important Data Lesson from an Inconsequential Football Scandal - HBR
What Deflategate reveals about the problem of reverse causation.
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Norway Has a Gorgeous New Passport Design http://bhv.io/1oYCH9u
When you think about passports, "gorgeous" may not be the first word that comes to mind. Government, bureaucracy, pain-in-the-butt -- maybe. But Norway, in its inimitable ...
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Another Human Development Index #dataviz - a static illustration of the entire index | http://bhv.io/1EoPQMv http://bhv.io/1EoPQMw
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How UX design can help make sense of Big Data - http://bhv.io/1xrONah
UX design is not always understood for the full potential it offers, and the industry's approach to Big Data my untangle that ball of yarn.
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“Big Data” Analytics, Data Quality and the Seven Gates of Analytic Hell - http://bhv.io/1BRxuRh
Alan Duncan Research Director 1 years at Gartner 22 years IT Industry. Alan Duncan is a Research Director within Gartner's Analytics and Business Intelligence research team. Major areas of interest include: the business value of analytics solutions and architectures, data governance and quality, ...
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A Persuasive Chart Showing How Persuasive Charts Are http://bhv.io/1FjAEks
A study finds that taking the same information and also showing it as a chart makes a presentation much more convincing.
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Preserving & archiving digital visualisation - worthy topic Andy Kirk - hard to imagine pragmatic solution - http://bhv.io/1EWi81l
I've had this issue on my mind for a while now but haven't really found a way of expressing a cohesive post about it. I still haven't, as you'll find by the time you reach the bottom. Let me state from the outset: today, I am the problem guy, not the solution guy.
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Visualisation shoots from all angles - http://bhv.io/1tl5hlK (nice review from Andy Kirk of a nice viz by Washington Post )
Earlier this week I published my slides from a talk I gave last week in San Francisco. One of the key things I discussed was the importance of carefully considering your editorial focus and I equated some of the ideas to the world of photojournalism.
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Stamen Design and the “Hippie Geeks” of Data Visualization | http://bhv.io/1z02p0F
Aziz Cami saw the immense potential of data visualization six years ago, when he became creative director for Kantar, an international consortium of compan
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Senate Control Could Come Down To Whole Foods vs. Cracker Barrel - http://bhv.io/1y6oJVY
A few weeks ago, the new moderator of "Meet the Press," Chuck Todd, took to his “Nerd Screen” to outline an unconventional way to think about the midterm political landscape. His theory: 2014's hot...
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  • Beehive Media
    Founder/CEO, 1994 - present
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Boston
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Winter Park, CO - Boulder, CO - Jersey City, NJ - Marblehead, MA - Brookline, MA - Nyack, NY - Middletown, CT - Hopkinton, MA - Melbourne, Australia - Block Island, RI
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I make the complex simple and engaging.
Introduction
CEO and founder of Beehive Media. We are a digital agency focusing on Digital Design for Knowldge. We work with knowledge-driven organizations creating interactive thought leadership platforms and websites for nonprofits, foundations, NGOs, governments and businesses. I love information visualization, when it's done well. Clients include PricewaterhouseCoopers, Harvard Business School, The U.S. Economic Development Agency, Citibank, Booz & Co and the World Economic Forum.
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Scored a goal on an NHL goalie (before he was in the NHL and before I wasn't.)
Education
  • University of Colorado
    MA, Journalism, 1993
  • Wesleyan University
    BA, English, 1990
  • Founder Institute
    2009
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