Casual Friday - Playing the percentages - Radiant

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Posted by Andrew VanderPloeg

Playing the percentagesCraig and I have been joking lately around the office about how people in general, ourselves very much included, like to throw out random percentages to back their arguments. I think the idea is to make ourselves sound more authoritative on the point. But really, the chance that we’re anywhere close to accurate with our random percentages is about 0-10%. What?

Check out what Ben Silverman thinks about percentages – especially those that top the 100 mark.

http://blogs.wsj.com/numbersguy/i-gave-200-on-this-blog-post-282/