Reputationwithwhom freeofinfluence freeofinfluence

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Unformatted text preview: they were not always entirely accurate. Experts: How to Evaluate Experts: How to Evaluate Background? Access/ability? Reputation & Reliability? Free of influence? Background Background Education Experience Accomplishments Positions held Access/Ability Access/Ability Type of Expertise? First hand? – – Anecdotal? Research? Second hand? – What is their source? Reputation Reputation Known for credible claims? Reputation with whom? Free of Influence Free of Influence Have a stake in the outcome Biases: Needs, expectations, values Bought: $ – – – Who funds them? Who hired them? What do they have to lose or gain? Counter­verify with a disinterested source Some in...
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2014 for the course COHR 302 taught by Professor Sandrarobinson during the Fall '09 term at University of British Columbia.

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