Decision Making

Some decisions are more complicated or critical than others and require a disciplined process. Learn strategies for effective decision making.

When the time comes to make a final, critical decision, you need to be able to understand the reasons for making that decision, as well as its possible consequences. You must also assess the effectiveness of your decisive action in solving a particular organizational problem. In this course, you'll learn techniques for making decisions based on key criteria, such as…
Solving problems requires strategic thinking. You need to ask the right people the right questions to get to the source of the issue and find the solution. In this course, you'll learn about identifying stakeholders, gaining their input and trust, and using analysis techniques to get to the root cause of a problem.
You may not be able to predict the future, but you can certainly plan for it more accurately if you have the right tools. Understanding present value gives you the power to move toward your best possible future.
What to do, what to do…? Decisions are tough, but they don’t have to be. Understanding what makes for a good decision and what tools you can use in the decision-making process makes it possible to address issues quickly and comprehensively.