Ridiculous Ratings. Really, ridiculous! So let’s dedicate this article to how you can protect yourself from this nonsense.
I’m referring to the constant collection of data that is coming to dominate business. Yelp-type ratings. Consumer ratings.
When I shop at my neighborhood drugstore, it happens, for instance. Gladys, the cashier, hands me the required receipt. Then she circles part of it. And then comes her usual request. “This is where you can rate me.”