The stories which have attracted uncomfortable publicity are only the tip of the iceberg
Tag: spreadsheet errors
Warren Buffet famously said “Beware of geeks bearing formulas”.
You may know the feeling, or probably will at some point. That tensing of the stomach, sinking and slightly sick feeling when you spot the mistake
“In the world of modelling, once credibility is lost through errors, it is very difficult if not impossible to get it back.”
“Imagine how many problems there are that receive no publicity at all.”
Why is it that in 2014 we are still talking about spreadsheet errors as if they were inevitable?