Tacit Knowledge, Practical Intelligence, General Mental Ability, and Job Knowledge

  title={Tacit Knowledge, Practical Intelligence, General Mental Ability, and Job Knowledge},
  author={Frank L. Schmidt and John Edward Hunter},
  journal={Current Directions in Psychological Science},
  pages={8 - 9}
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