Does having too much information limit your “reach”?
“The Online Tool That Helps—and Hinders?—College Applicants,” The Wall Street Journal, May 4, 2019. Application shows where earlier classes report what colleges they applied to and where they got accepted. May result in students not applying to schools that they might get into.
How do you use information, even if you know it is incomplete? Not all colleges are listed, and there may be other data defects.