Who Employs Statisticians?
What Kind of Statistician Could You Be?
1: What's your favorite subject?
2: When faced with a technical problem to solve, do you:
Look for ways to make an efficient solution
Consider the evidence and contributing factors
Find a solution that improves performance
Test a hypothesis to find an answer
Weigh any risks or potential failures
Sample a group of people for their input on a solution
3: Pick a hobby!
Strategy-based board games
4: What's your ideal work environment?
A bustling newsroom
A state of the art sports stadium
An open office with as many monitors as I can have
An office with white boards for charting
A creative environment with access to lots of media
5. Complete this phrase. "Statistics is..."
The method I use to pick my NCAA bracket
A way to make sense of all the data we generate
Important proof points for reporting
An important tool in health-related research
How the ads I want to see reach me
A tool in determining risk or reward