Laughlin Consultancy, MD, Paul Laughlin has been quoted on the cover of another new book “Applied Predictive Modelling for Direct Marketing in R“.
In this new book, authors Dr Alun Brain and Sameer Rahman share practical advice on building predictive models. Covering both best practice in R coding for such models & practical considerations for modellers. An accessible and practical book for today’s data scientists or modellers.
Paul’s book cover recommendation states:
“Few books in this field manage to combine statistical rigour with commercial pragmatism. Sameer and Alun have achieved this with an accessible book that will help all those applying predictive analytics to marketing. Their practitioner experience shines through as they cover everything from model building methods to selling the model into your business. With technical details including how best to bin different types of variables, this will meet the needs of novice to experienced modellers. With advice on influencing stakeholders & ongoing usage, it also enables leaders to get best value out of this approach. Destined to become a much used guide for analysts & data scientists alike.”
You may recall that Sameer chaired the very useful CIM Wales 2018 masterclass on Analytics. Laughlin Consultancy is delighted to recommend Sameer and his work to advance best practice in Analytics & Data Science.