Decision Making

News and Articles About Decision Making

Be the Benevolent Dictator Your Company Deserves
Managing Employees

Be the Benevolent Dictator Your Company Deserves

Companies aren't democracies. At some point, leaders need to make decisions.
William Litvack
Why Can't We All Just Get Along? Because We Shouldn't.
Conflict

Why Can't We All Just Get Along? Because We Shouldn't.

Conflict is key to smart decisions and positive outcomes ... and we're all the better for it.
Steve Tobak
How Not to Be Too Busy for Your Own Good
Decision Making

How Not to Be Too Busy for Your Own Good

There are at least four types of indecision. Which type describes you?
Jesse Sostrin
Are You a Leader or a Follower?
Leadership Qualities

Are You a Leader or a Follower?

Leadership is the art of persuasion-the act of motivating people to do more than they ever thought possible in pursuit of a greater good. It has nothing to do with authority or seniority.
Travis Bradberry
4 Ways to Get Your Gut to Shut Up and Your Brain to Speak Up When Making Decisions
Decision Making

4 Ways to Get Your Gut to Shut Up and Your Brain to Speak Up When Making Decisions

Intuition is useful when it is based on facts, experience and analysis.
Tor Constantino
The Surprising Downsides of Being Clever
Psychology

The Surprising Downsides of Being Clever

Can a high IQ be a burden rather than a boon?
Refuse to Be Sucked Into Uncertainty
Success

Refuse to Be Sucked Into Uncertainty

For any of your decisions to have a chance at being successful, the actions that follow those decisions must be founded on confidence.
Susan Solovic
5 Tough Choices You'll Face as an Entrepreneur
Starting a Business

5 Tough Choices You'll Face as an Entrepreneur

As a business owner, you are singularly responsible for making all the decisions.
Jayson DeMers
Why I Quit Sucking My Thumb at Age 34 (Yes, It Was a Business Decision)
Decision Making

Why I Quit Sucking My Thumb at Age 34 (Yes, It Was a Business Decision)

No, I'm not a buck-toothed, socially awkward, reclusive troll. I'm changing the world -- one decision at a time.
Choose Your Own Adventure: How to Take Your Business to the Next Step
Motivation

Choose Your Own Adventure: How to Take Your Business to the Next Step

You may know exactly where you are today, but you don't, can't and shouldn't know where exactly you're headed tomorrow.
Jon Nastor
5 Bad Decision-Making Habits That Can Destroy Your Business
Decision Making

5 Bad Decision-Making Habits That Can Destroy Your Business

A deliberative, thoughtful process for making decisions doesn't guarantee a good result but it makes one more likely.
Larry Alton
Why You Should Limit Your Number of Daily Decisions
Decision Making

Why You Should Limit Your Number of Daily Decisions

Your critical thinking skills are on reserve. Don't dry the tap.
Andrew Cohen
How to Declutter Your Mind and Unleash Your Willpower
Habits

How to Declutter Your Mind and Unleash Your Willpower

You can do it by using what's called 'bright-line' rules.
James Clear
Think You're Special? You Just Might Be.
Success

Think You're Special? You Just Might Be.

If you truly believe you're special, have a desperate need to be important, and work hard to prove it, there's a decent chance you'll succeed.
Steve Tobak