If you can’t beat them, invite them

I was recently in charge of arranging and hosting a three-day Kaggle Workshop in Copenhagen. The focus of the workshop was to learn more about how the most successful participants on Kaggle work, and how they approach a new problem. The meetup was on March 12 in Copenhagen at the Technical University of Denmark. We invited three Kaggle masters, each with a great track record…
Original post: If you can’t beat them, invite them
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Wages and the Immigration Debate

I’m unabashedly pro-immigration, and I mean all kinds: high-skill or low-skill, I think everybody has something to add to the American melange. For high-skill immigration specifically, everywhere I have ever worked has suffered from a labor shortage, in the sense that we’ve always had open job positions that we couldn’t fill. When I say this to my less pro-immigration friends,…
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Source: Machined Learnings