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6/18/2014
09:06 AM
Dennis Mitzner
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Crowdsourcing: The Future Of Consulting?

Wikistrat's eclectic community of analysts beat the CIA by predicting Russia's annexation of Crimea. Should crowdsourcing play a bigger role in the consulting industry?

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Lorna Garey
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6/18/2014 | 10:45:49 AM
Fascinating
How well are the people in the pool of contributors compensated? Clearly that would be telling in how diligently they think about the question posed. Overall though, it's past time that these big group-think tanks were shaken up. Good for Wikistrat.
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