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Law of the day: Weil's logarithmic law of choosing people for work

02 Jun

André Weil suggested that there is a logarithmic law at work: first-rate people attract other first-rate people, but second-rate people tend to hire third-raters, and third-rate people hire fifth-raters.” — Paul Halmos [1].

1- ‘I Want to Be a Mathematician: An Automathography‘, page 123.

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Posted by on June 2, 2009 in business, General, Math

 

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