I'm Scott. I'm still building this page so bear with me.
Table of Contents
- Early Professional Pursuits
- Favorite Quotes
- Curated Youtube Playlist
- 1993: born in Florida
- 1996-2000: Swimming, early homeschooling, and learning how to make the most of being the youngest.
- 2001-2004: Family purchased the iconic iMac in Bondi Blue.
- 2005: Watched brother build desktop pc. Aroused curiosity in linux, bios, and command line.
- 2008: Took first statistics course via dual-enrollment at local community college.
- 2011: Highschool graduation + AA degree. Move to Tallahassee. First year at FSU pursuing Statistics.
- 2013: First interest in bitcoin.
- 2014: First exposure to R and python for analytics. Renewed interest in linux.
- 2015: Graduation from FSU. Move to Jacksonville. Took a middle office job at Deutsche Bank.
- 2017: Took an analytics position at Advanced Recovery Systems.
- 2018: Took a fintech analytics position at Finexio.
It's been said: “If you want to know a man, look at his library.”
- Zero to One by Peter Thiel
- 12 Rules for Life by Jordan Peterson
- 48 Laws of Power by Robert Green
- A Man for All Seasons by Robert Bolt
- Boundaries by Cloud & Townsend
- Economics in One Lesson by Henry Hazlitt
- Games People Play by Eric Berne M.D.
- Guide to Contentment by Fulton Sheen
- How Stuff Works by David Macaulay
- I, Pencil by Leonard E. Read
- Irresistible by Adam Alter
- Lost in the Cosmos by Walker Percy
- No Man is an Island by Thomas Merton
- Outliers by Adam Grant
- Politics & Poetics by Aristotle
- Principles by Ray Dalio
- Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
- The Design of Everyday Things by Donald Norman
- The Gulag Archipelago by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
- Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Khanemann
- Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintanence by Pirsig
- AA Degree in Business from Pensacola State College
- BS Degree in Psychology from Florida State University
- Certificate in Data Analytics and SAS Programming from SAS foundation
- Certificate in Salesforce Administration
- Data Analyst with Python
- Data Scientist with Python
- Quantitative Analyst with R
Early Professional Pursuits
- PostgreSQL DirectQuery Custom Connector for PowerBi
“Of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these: It might have been.” - John Greenleaf Whittier
“I am the captain of my fate, the master of my soul” -
“Do not go gentle into that good night” -
Curated Youtube Playlist
Where Elon Musk describes the advent of the internet as a new nervous system for the human, my small curation of a part of that nervous system is available here:
I've found these particular video resources to be absolutely instrumental in my own self development as well as any measure of success that I might use to describe my life so far.