Chip Shots for July 24, 2017: Data, Measurement, and Bias

You’re getting this week’s email a few hours late because I celebrated my birthday yesterday by heading to Walpole, NH and umpiring in the New England Championship game for the 18U Babe Ruth Tournament. Then I came home and fell asleep before the sun had even set. As has become popular to say on Twitter lately: SAD!

With my batteries recharged this morning, I’ve got a series of articles and videos that I hope you will find valuable.

It looks like I may escape the month of July with no travel — a welcome respite — but it will likely pick back up the first week of August with a trip to DC. If you’re stuck in The Swamp next week and want to try to get together, let me know

Now on to the news of the week…


  • Watch my latest Media Intelligence Minute where I talk about the importance of building a data-focused team to drive data-infused communications.


  • Check out this Media Bullseye article for lots of data nuggets from Pew’s latest State of the News Media report.





  • Data scientist” represents one of the highest salaried, highest growth job titles in the advertising sector today.

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