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Survivorship Bias

Originally posted on e-Learning Stuff.

In my recent blog post I reflected on the wealth of news articles about highly successful people who failed their A Levels, or how everyone can be a millionaire I was reminded of this great XKCD cartoon. Every inspirational speech by someone successful should have to start with a disclaimer about survivorship bias. Survivorship bias or survival … Continue reading Survivorship Bias Read more