You can easily find yourself set up for failure. Verifying and checking metrics before you start was one of the most valuable lessons I learned (the hard way).
Destined for failure
This is an issue that I’ve seen a few times over the years and have run afoul of early in my career. It’s also one of the most important lessons I ever learned.
It’s common knowledge that a large proportion of data science projects fail. This is often attributed to…