How Data Science supports us to predict the unpredictable
Just like for any store, forecasting is an important tool to support the business and its profitability. At bol. com we have worked on several major iterations of our forecast.
Why would you build an open source FTP server in Rust?
Why build an open-source FTP server in Rust?
Sometimes, I must admit I’m a little dazzled by all the languages, frameworks and stuff our engineers work with. So, when our guest of today explained to me some of the intriguing...
Who is the Podcast Guest?
This will be a bonus episode. Maybe not that tech-related but instead you will listen to a very energetic, passionate and inspiring person: The Podcast Guest. Who knows a lot about asking the right questions and working in teams.
Curiosity is the common denominator for our Business Analysts
What is the key competence of our business analysts (BA)
We talked about domain knowledge, tech affinity and building bridges between stakeholders and software engineers. Sometimes the business analyst is almost seen as a project manager. Aligning with product owners is key in this role.
Writing an article is reflection, publishing it is getting feedback
Learning from our colleagues. That is important to us. So, we were delighted when we found another great piece of this on LinkedIn, Elinore shared.
From how it was born to what it is now in 45 minutes
One of the things that make us really proud about working in Tech at bol. com is our annual Space Summit. Our internal tech conference by developers for developers.
Data Maturity Model as common ground, Data Literacy Model to measure the level of speaking, writing and reading data
To state as a company we want to become more data-driven is the first step. To truly understand what this means...
The data-driven approach to supporting products with KPIs and OKRs
Supporting products with KPI's and OKR's
We had previous episodes on how bol. com is moving to a product organization. In this one, we’ll dive into how to measure the success of these products and set objectives for them.