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Looking for a SAS job? Join the 21-day SAS challenge

June 1, 2015
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I recently taught a SAS training course where the students were very engaged. They had so many questions, I could have spent the next month writing helpful blog posts that came from that one class. However, I picked this one question that the class begged for me to share. The

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Life saver tip for comparing PROC SQL join with SAS data step merge

May 27, 2015
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“Phew! That tip alone was a life saver,” said a student in one of my SAS SQL classes. “Before, I would have to read about ten Google search results before I could find that content of the sort you shared in class.” That student was referring to the tip I

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Dataset too big for PROC PRINT?

May 18, 2015
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Dataset too big for PROC PRINT? One weird trick solves your problem! proc print data=bigdata (obs=10); run; The OBS= dataset option specifies the last observation to process from an input dataset. In the above example, regardless of dataset size, only the first 10 observations are printed; an easy way to

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10 reasons to learn SAS code even when you have Enterprise Guide

May 6, 2015
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New York City Mayor, Michael Bloomberg made a new-year's resolution to learn code. Apple’s Steve Jobs said, “I think everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer because it teaches you how to think.” President Barrack Obama said, "Don't just buy a new video game, make one.

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Where do you e-learn SAS?

May 1, 2015
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We’re celebrating the student in all of us and you’re invited. Tweet us your best shot using #SASworldclass! Our planet-friendly training is available worldwide, wherever you may be. Show us your interpretations of “the world is your classroom.” Riding a camel? Show us. Surfing – don’t forget your waterproofing! The

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Technical experts on hand at SAS Global Forum

April 24, 2015
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The SAS Training and Certification groups are excited to participate in SAS Global Forum 2015! We’ll have a booth in the Quad where you can stop by to ask questions, talk to your favorite instructor and register to win an iPad! We offer courses on almost every SAS product so to

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5 questions with analytics expert Bart Baesens

April 20, 2015
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If anyone knows how to finesse insight out of data, it’s Bart Baesens, professor at KU Leuven (Belgium), and a lecturer at the University of Southampton (United Kingdom). Not only has he written a book about it, Analytics in a Big Data World: The Essential Guide to Data Science and

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Landing a SAS Certification

April 14, 2015
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After working as a flight attendant for more than 20 years, Lauren Guevara was ready for a new adventure. The inspiration for her journey came from an article she read in CNN’s Money magazine that highlighted the earning potential of a SAS Certification. Also having earned a Master of Science

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