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Automated Data Reports with R

A lot of data analysts will find themselves doing repetitive manual tasks on a data set every day/week/month in Excel, then copying and pasting their updated pivot tables and charts into Word or PowerPoint reports for their stakeholders. If this sounds like your job description, you may want to consider switching to a programming language like R. Writing scripts will allow you to automate the majority of these processes; from importing your data all the way through to emailing your boss the final report.

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