The Blind Men, the Elephant, and the 3 Data Mistakes

Mistake #1: Rejecting Data that Doesn’t Match Your Beliefs

This is the number one killer of data discipline: Instead of testing my intuition with data, I was seeking data that confirmed my intuition.

Mistake #2: Selecting Ineffective Methods of Measurement

Mistake #3: Failing to Turn Disagreements into Learnings



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Julie Zhuo

Julie Zhuo


Building Sundial. Former Product Design VP @ FB. Author of The Making of a Manager Find me @joulee. I love people, nuance, and systems.