Averaging Advice

While it is important to seek other’s counsel and mentorship, it’s important to note that in tough, or at least critical, times you want to be selective about wide-spread polling and advice seeking. You can end up averaging the advice and making a poor decision1.


Caldwell, D. Letter to myself in late 2008. at https://dalton.substack.com/p/letter-to-myself-in-late-2008 (2020).