Making the Right Decisions Under Pressure

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Course Overview

In this course, students will learn to evaluate options, generate possible solutions, and decide on logical strategies.

Private classes on this topic are available. We can address your organization’s issues, time constraints, and save you money, too. Contact us to find out how.

Who Should Attend

Executives, directors, managers, and others tasked with making important decisions for their organizations will benefit from this course.

Course Objectives

    • Make intelligent decisions with limited time and information
    • Reframe issues to ensure greater problem-solving accuracy
    • Convert conflicting opinions into useful insights

Course Outline

1. The Complexity of Decision Making

  • Establishing the Needs of the Organization
  • Defining Organizational Objectives and Goals
  • Measuring Your Goals
  • Calculating Probabilities of Success

2. Dealing with Opinion in the Face of Uncertainty

  • Understanding Theories of Decision-Making
  • Avoiding Irrationality
  • Being Aware of Risks
  • Reframing the Options
  • Asking the Right Questions
  • Knowing What You Want
  • Making Proper Comparisons
  • Working with Stereotypes and Expectations

3. Adapting Decision Strategies for a Complex World

  • Reviewing Your Plans
  • Engaging Stakeholders
  • Enlisting Your Network
  • Managing Risks
  • Planning for Risks - Avoidance, Mitigation, Transference, and Acceptance
  • Applying Complexity Theory and the Butterfly Effect
  • Adjusting Decisions
  • Building in Metrics & Measurements
  • Monitoring Progress and Managing Risks
  • Looking for Emerging Trends

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Class Dates & Times

Class times are listed Eastern time
‘GTR’ = Guaranteed to Run

This is a 2-day class

Price: $1,195.00

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Register When Time GTR How
Register 06/24/2024 9:00AM - 5:00PM   VILT
Register 08/02/2024 9:00AM - 5:00PM GTR VILT
Register 09/06/2024 9:00AM - 5:00PM GTR VILT
Register 10/15/2024 9:00AM - 5:00PM GTR VILT
Register 11/21/2024 9:00AM - 5:00PM GTR VILT
Register 12/27/2024 9:00AM - 5:00PM GTR VILT