All entries for Saturday 09 April 2011
April 09, 2011
Yesterday we had to assess the team that was presenting to us. However this made me think the RDM module and I am wondering if we were biased. Our judgment is affected by our knowledge regarding how we perceive the topic. This Knowledge has developed some mental models which will be the comparison model for what we see. In my eyes this
So yesterday when we assessed the other team were we open minded in order to see some improvement regarding our knowledge (which was expressed in our presentation) or we were stick to our knowledge?
Is it again about cooperation? Is cooperation affected by our mental models or if you wish our negative proud in terms that we believe that we are gods. I do not know. . . . .
On the other hand there is the case to be too open-minded so that we will not see the drawbacks of the team presenting to us, so that we will give really high assessment.
Where is the balance on that? Is there any way to avoid bias in that case? Even the most numerical based way to assess the other cannot avoid the bias caused by mental models. How we eliminate the mental models. Because lack of self confidence cause mental model as well . .....
It is so complex. . . . .