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Entries from June 2008

Looking for the Critical Portion

June 30th, 2008 · 3 Comments

The Pareto Principle — the concept that 20% of what contributes to an outcome accounts for 80% of that outcome — can be easily misunderstood on a few grounds. The ratio can vary. 10% of a collector’s paintings might account for 90% of the collection’s value. 50% of a meal might alleviate 100% of a [...]

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