We have spoken of variance, we have spoken of uncertainty, let us now talk of accuracy. The concepts are inseparable.I would like to illustrate accuracy through stories of two renowned archers from history, or legend, depending on whom you ask.
Most of us dislike uncertainty, by our very nature. It evokes fear of what the future holds, of losing control, of helplessness. We like being in control, knowing what to expect. Since we developed our scientific and logical thought, we rely on our logic.
And what is logic? A deduction based on our experience: “if A then B”.
I’d like to talk a little about capabilities. Don’t worry, not about your personal capabilities, which I have no doubt are excellent. We shall talk about your processes’ capabilities. Though, I must say, some find that even more frightening. However, I have found that some concepts which appear difficult and intimidating may become simple and straightforward, if we but look at them from a slightly different, a bit more familiar and less threatening an angle.
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