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Philip Tetlock

How Relationship Intelligence Affects Your Success

In 2013, bestselling author Michael Simmons interviewed Ronald Burt, one of the world’s top network scientists. He asked him about the number one best predictor of career success. Burt’s response? An open network. An open network is a network where you are connected to different clusters of people who don’t know each other (versus a closed network where you are connected to people who tend to know each other). We often hear that in order to be successful we must have a strong network. What many people don’t realize is…