Wednesday 28 April 2010

The Data-Driven Life

Humans make errors. We make errors of fact and errors of judgment. We have blind spots in our field of vision and gaps in our stream of attention. Sometimes we can’t even answer the simplest questions. Where was I last week at this time? How long have I had this pain in my knee? How much money do I typically spend in a day? These weaknesses put us at a disadvantage. We make decisions with partial information. We are forced to steer by guesswork. We go with our gut.
That is, some of us do. Others use data. Read more

1 comment:

  1. Embracing data transforms decision-making from guesswork to precision. Understanding our limitations, it's empowering to leverage data for clarity and efficiency. A compelling read on the journey to a data-driven life!
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