Group-think(ers) are losers.

Researchers debunk the idea that diversity makes groups more intelligent or more effective:What allows groups to behave intelligently? One suggestion is that groups exhibit a collective intelligence accounted for by number of women in the group, turn-taking and emotional empathizing, with group-IQ being only weakly-linked to individual IQ (Woolley, Chabris, Pentland, Hashmi, & Malone, 2010).…

via Group-thinking is not smarter — Vox Popoli

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