- April 4, 2017
- Leo Fernandez
How the Delphi method is set to revolutionize the recruitment industry
Most professionals who have worked over time in research, forecasting and statistics have, at some point, used the Delphi method.
Developed by RAND Corporation in the 1950s, the method at its very basic level, involves gathering the opinion of experts in a sector to arrive at expert consensus on the direction of that sector. Why go to experts? Why not just approach anybody active in the sector?
When implemented effectively, the Delphi approach enables faster, more credible and more accurate outcomes than a random and unstructured approach does.