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The city will have to validate whatever predictors it develops to select police officers. What method or methods of validation do you think it should use?

The city will have to validate whatever predictors it develops to select police officers. What method or methods of validation do you think it should use? Do you think biographical information might be useful in predicting one’s success as a police officer? If so, what types of items might be useful?

Which type of selection mistake (false positive or false negative) do you think Fulbright wants to avoid? Why does Fulbright feel this way?

Which type of selection mistake (false positive or false negative) do you think Fulbright wants to avoid? Why does Fulbright feel this way? Do you believe Fulbright thinks Hugh won’t be successful in medical school, and that is why they rejected his application? Or do you believe Fulbright probably concluded Hugh would be successful in […]

If organizations are faced with evaluating many qualified applicants and they have more qualified applicants than there are openings, should a personal experience of the type Hugh had with Dr. Dressen be a factor in determining admission? Why or why not?

If organizations are faced with evaluating many qualified applicants and they have more qualified applicants than there are openings, should a personal experience of the type Hugh had with Dr. Dressen be a factor in determining admission? Why or why not?