Project X Turns 12!

  On July 1st as Canada celebrates 150 years of independence, Project X will turn twelve years old. We want to thank you for taking this journey with us, and we’re excited to see what the next twelve years will bring! Here is a message from co-founder Graham Boundy: Twelve

Project X welcomes Colin Low-Ring as our Director of Sales

Project X is pleased to welcome Colin Low-Ring as our new Director of Sales. With over 20 years of experience working in the enterprise technology landscape and a proven track record of management and client success, Colin is helping to set the groundwork for the expansion of Project

Why the focus on women in STEM at MicroStrategy World was so important to me

I remember attending my first MicroStrategy World eight years ago, and being one of only a handful of women at the conference. I was only a couple of years out of University so this was all new territory for me, and of course it was striking how few women were represented – a sight I

The types of trade show attendees, ranked

One thing I didn’t truly consider until we opened the booth on the first night of last week’s World conference are the types of people that visit booths at trade shows. I mean, we certainly considered the various levels of decision makers: The C-suite, developers, analysts, and other

Project X welcomes Mark Cairns to our executive team

Project X is pleased to welcome Mark Cairns to our executive team as a Client Executive. With his vast experience working in business intelligence, he will be working with our clients to help enhance and streamline the end-to-end project experience. Mark has 25 years of experience wor

15 Groan-inducing Data Science Jokes

While working as a data scientist is a rewarding career, there are no shortages of tricky situations and encounters involved (we’re looking at you, business team). To lower your blood pressure, here are a few of our favourite groan-inducing data science jokes to impress and bother you

7 Reasons to Launch a Career in Data and Analytics

Back in 2009, solutions marketer Nic Smith stated succinctly that “Business Intelligence is about providing the right data at the right time to the right people so that they can take the right decisions.” With the amount of data available to businesses, it is critical that the data is

The Funnel of Love: Valentine’s Day 2016 By the Numbers

Here at Project X, we’re no strangers to love – we love data. We are passionate about it. In honour of this upcoming Valentine’s Day, we’d like to spread our love by sharing some interesting consumer statistics from Valentine’s Day 2016 in North America. The Big Number Total estimated

A Coffee Conversation on Career Progression

I was having coffee recently with one of my team members and the coffee conversation soon became a coaching session on career progression. These conversations come up often and I have given the same advice (or variants of it) many times. I wanted to share some of it here. You need to

Scenes From Our New Office Party

  We want to take this opportunity to extend a heartfelt thanks to all of our friends and family who joined us to celebrate the milestone of moving into our new office at 4120 Yonge st. It goes without saying that we simply wouldn’t be here today if it weren’t for all