Should-Read: OK. We are agree that you should never do anything in Excel. But what should you do?

Jake VanderPlas: Reproducible Data Analysis in Jupyter: “Jupyter notebooks provide a useful environment for interactive exploration of data… http://jakevdp.github.io/blog/2017/03/03/reproducible-data-analysis-in-jupyter/

…A common question I get, though, is how you can progress from this nonlinear, interactive, trial-and-error style of exploration to a more linear and reproducible analysis based on organized, packaged, and tested code. This series of videos presents a case study in how I personally approach reproducible data analysis within the Jupyter notebook…