Research: Learning a Little About Something Makes Us Overconfident

Totally loved this.  A dry, HBR article describing one my favorite flaws in human nature: we think we know more than we do.  

"It usually takes a large amount of data to strip away the chaos of the world, to finally see the worthwhile signal. However, classic research has shown that people do not have a feel for this fact. They assume that every small sequence of data represents the world just as well as long sequences do"


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