One of the most important metrics for evaluating a continuous target regression model

There are so many different metrics that can be used for evaluating regression models. In this article, we discuss several metrics that can be used for continuous target variable regression models. Among the many, R2 Score remains the most popular metric.

Metrics for Continuous Target Regression

If you are performing regression for a continuous outcome

A portfolio is essential for showcasing your skills and must be carefully built

A data science portfolio is a collection of achievements like completed projects, and other creative works such as publications, blogs, or personal websites. In this article, I will discuss how a portfolio can be built and what to include in a portfolio. Several examples are provided.

1. Completed Projects

GitHub is very useful…

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As a writer, you can only reap what you sow

Every writer’s dream is to write a captivating story that readers can find inspiring and beneficial. As writers, we often measure the success of a story by using metrics such as views, reads, fans, earnings, engagement from readers, etc. Every writer has his or her reasons for writing on medium…

With a physics background, the sky is your limit

There are lots of misconceptions about physics. Some view physics as a subject that is too theoretical and difficult to understand. Some on the other hand are scared of getting into physics because of the depth of mathematics required in physics. Despite all these misconceptions, physics in my opinion is…

Being able to prevent emotional feelings from superseding rational thinking can set you up for success as an investor

Warren Buffett once said that it is wise for investors to be “fearful when others are greedy, and greedy when others are fearful.”

Most novice fail at investing and lose money because they simply can’t control their emotions. They tend to be optimistic and risk tolerant when everyone else is…

Instead of taking courses from all over the place, search for courses that teach the fundamentals, then focus on applying knowledge to real-world projects

When I began my data science journey back in 2017, I was so excited and passionate about growing my knowledge in data science. This hunger for knowledge led me to explore numerous data science courses/specializations from diverse platforms such as YouTube, DataCamp, Coursera, edX, etc.

Looking back, if I were…

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Physicist, Data Science Educator, Writer. Interests: Data Science, Machine Learning, AI, Python & R, Personal Finance Analytics, Materials Sciences, Biophysics

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