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[1 Sep 2017 | No Comment | 66 views]

Alan C. Elliott discusses how to teach cross-cultural ethics, with emphasis on the ASA Ethical Guidelines, within a graduate-level statistical consulting course.

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[1 Aug 2017 | One Comment | 561 views]
Getting Paid: How to Determine Your Fee

Independent statistical consultants can bill by the hour or bill by the project, and there are trade-offs between the two approaches.

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[1 Aug 2017 | 2 Comments | 312 views]
What Does George Milliken Do When He Is Not Being a Statistician?

George A. Milliken talks about his hobbies outside of statistics.

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[1 Jul 2017 | 2 Comments | 562 views]
What Does Larry Moulton Like to Do When He Is Not Being a Statistician?

Larry Moulton shares his experience as a skydiver.

Additional Features, Columns, Master's Notebook »

[1 Jul 2017 | No Comment | 174 views]

Sameera R. Wijayawardana of the Committee on Applied Statisticians shares some of the best opportunities for applied statisticians at this year’s Joint Statistical Meetings.

Columns, Consultant’s Corner »

[1 Jul 2017 | No Comment | 23 views]

Mary Kwasny shares the Section on Statistical Consulting’s sessions, posters, and roundtables planned for JSM 2017—a diverse and provocative menu for those at all levels of career and interest.

Columns, Science Policy »

[1 Jul 2017 | No Comment | 125 views]

Steve Pierson, ASA director of science policy, breaks down the government’s FY17 final budget and reviews the FY18 requested budgets for federal statistical agencies.

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[1 Jun 2017 | No Comment | 248 views]
What Does Mary Sammel Do When She Is Not Being a Statistician?

Mary Dupuis Sammel is a professor of biostatistics at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine in Philadelphia. In her spare time, she is a volunteer puppy raiser for The Seeing Eye, an organization that trains guide dogs for the visually impaired.

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[1 Jun 2017 | One Comment | 268 views]
Do You Need a Website?

This month, statistics consultant David Bristol discusses the pros and cons of having a website, based on feedback from members of the Consulting Section.

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[1 May 2017 | One Comment | 124 views]
What Does Fred Faltin Do When He Is Not Being a Statistician?

Frederick W. Faltin is the managing director and co-founder of The Faltin Group. In his spare time, he likes researching, finding, and photographing ghost towns in America’s western states.