OpenBI’s college recruiting starts the week after next and goes through October. I’m looking forward to the campus visits and anticipate we may hire as many as three students, two for next June and one for January. We’re already started thinking about a revamped training curriculum for the “newbies”.

To that end, I’ve found what I think might be a good source of data for exercises in Python, R and Tableau. The data sets derive from the Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) of the American Community Survey (ACS), and include an extensive dictionary of attributes, such as residence, age, sex, race, education, occupation and income, on the population sample.

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