What is the Hawthorne Effect?

Hawthorne effect The Hawthorne effect is a psychological phenomenon that produces an improvement in human behavior or performance as a result of increased attention from superiors, clients or colleagues. In a collaborative effort, the effect can enhance results by creating a sense of teamwork and common purpose. In social networking, the effect may operate like … Continue reading What is the Hawthorne Effect?

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What is the difference between a Data Scientist and a Decision Scientist?

The differences between the job roles of a data scientist and a decision scientist is subtle. While a data scientist is only involved with finding meaning in the chaos of big data, a decision scientist looks at big data with a view to solve a business problem. Decision scientists are nurtured and valued in the … Continue reading What is the difference between a Data Scientist and a Decision Scientist?