Testing perceptions – Myers-Briggs and false appearances

Arthur Weiss Competitive Intelligence, Leadership & Management, Other 0 Comments

The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator is often used in recruitment and to analyse and assess individual personalities. Using such tests remotely is dangerous as often the perception gathered is based as much on one’s own personality type as on that of the target.

If you will it, it is no dream…

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The rights & wrongs of the Israel-Palestine debate are complex. It is too easy to dismiss either narrative with false statements. Unfortunately much of the antipathy on both sides is a result of ignorance. Often the anti-Israel viewpoint is based on prejudice, bias and demonstrably false versions of history.

If you will it, it is no dream…

Arthur Weiss Case Studies, Other, Politics 1 Comment

The rights & wrongs of the Israel-Palestine debate are complex. It is too easy to dismiss either narrative with false statements. Unfortunately much of the antipathy on both sides is a result of ignorance. Often the anti-Israel viewpoint is based on prejudice, bias and demonstrably false versions of history.

Checking Facts: an Olympic Example of Ineptitude

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The failure to accurately name Jerusalem’s status as Israel’s capital and the placing of Israel in Europe are examples of a failure to check facts that are readily available. This failure gives political support to false propaganda that makes seeking a peaceful resolution of the Israel-Palestine conflict much harder.

The pursuit of justice and social media.

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A Facebook page honouring road crash victims may lead to the prosecution of the privileged perpetrator who caused the crash – who may otherwise have escaped. This is contrasted with the guilty verdict against Moshe Katsav of Israel and the importance of a corruption free justice system.