Decision-Making: A Six-Step Guide to Choosing Your Best Option

 

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Decision-Making: A Six-Step Guide to Choosing Your Best Options

When you have to make decisions under pressure, do you come through ... or do you freeze up?

Over 75% of employees and managers miss opportunities because they can't make decisions fast enough. But you can beat the clock and the odds.

Discover simple secrets for solving problems with sharper insights and stress-free success. Decision-Making: A Six-Step Guide to Choosing Your Best Option will put you on the path to making the best choice every time, without any hesitation or uncertainty.

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From which car to buy, to what to do about money, kids and busy schedules, we face a dizzying array of decisions. And work hands us even more challenges – with even less time to weigh our choices ... and even more riding on their success. The ability to sort alternatives and make smart decisions is vital. That’s why America’s top companies and life coaches invest in developing skills for arriving at better decisions ... faster.

Now, you can learn these same skills quickly and at a tiny fraction of what a coaching seminar would cost. Because now, Business Management Daily has gathered everything you need in one compact new exclusive Special Report.
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Decision-Making reveals strategic shortcuts that help you think smart – in record time. Invest just a few minutes with our case studies, tips and decision-tree techniques, and have laser-focused precision in:
  • Defining the problem
  • Gathering information
  • Developing alternatives
  • Evaluating alternatives
  • Making a good decision
  • Putting it into action
Plus, when you do reach a decision, you’ll have the facts and figures to show how you arrived at your choice, and justify why it’s the best way to move forward.

In Decision-Making – an exclusive report available only as a download from our web site – you’ll master a simple building-block approach to finding creative, intelligent solutions to the thorniest issues, even when the pressure’s on. You’ll know how to:
  • Develop analytic ability, intuition and other traits of top decision-makers
  • Adopt the right problem-solving style for different situations
  • Clear away the 5 common mind-sets sabotaging your decision-making success
  • Attain the same focus that kept American Express decision-makers clear-headed amid September 11 chaos
  • And much, much more!
Nearly 50% of business decisions are ultimately considered FAILURES. Beat the odds with smart, strategic decisions. 
checkbox Get decision-making skills you'll master fast – and use forever. You'll immediately see the difference. Order Decision-Making today and gain a reputation for decisiveness!
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Table of Contents
Introduction – Making Sound Decisions, Step by Step
Learning the Process

1. Making Decisions in Today’s Turbulent Environment
Everyone’s Under Pressure
Major vs. Routine Decisions
What It Takes to Be a Good Decision Maker
Good Self-Image Is Vital
Decision-Making Obstacles
Ethical Considerations
Decision-Making Styles

2. Making Decisions as a Team
People Become Part of the Solution
The Japanese Example
When to Use Group Decision-Making
Pros and Cons
Guiding the Process

3. The Decision-Making Process
Defining the Problem
Factor in Corporate Strategy
Gathering Information
Organizing Information
Internet Sources of Business Information

4. Developing and Evaluating Options
Identifying Your Alternatives
Screening the Alternatives
Evaluating Your Options
The Role of Intuition
Visualizing the Alternatives
Dealing With Uncertainty
Evaluating the Cost Factor
5. Making and Implementing the Decision
The Role of Strategic Vision
Implementing the Decision
Keeping Implementation on Track
Identifying Responsibilities
Changing the Decision
Kmart: Switching Gears Ends in Screeching Halt
Examples: The Decision-Making Process at Work

6. Decision-Making Techniques and Tools
Using Creativity in Decision-Making
Developing Your Creativity
Creativity Techniques
GE’s Brainy Workouts
The Delphi Method
The Osborn Checklist
Quantitative Tools for Decision Makers
Sample Decision Tree
Technology Support
Processing and Accessing Data
Sharing Information and Knowledge
Turning Information Into Business Intelligence
Virtual Reality: ‘Decisionarium’
Evaluating Decision Support Technology

7. Breaking Bad Decision-Making Habits
Procrastination
Indecisiveness
Passing the Buck
The Ostrich Syndrome
Rationalization
Hastiness
Overconfidence
Assumptions That Hinder Decision-Making
A Helpful Practice
A Final Note


Decision-Making gives you a direct connection with best practices, tips and techniques guaranteed to make a bottom-line contribution at work ... and a stress-free difference in your personal life. Download your copy now, and make the best decision you’ve made all day!


Sincerely,



Phillip A. Ash
Publisher
Nearly 50% of business decisions are ultimately considered FAILURES. Beat the odds with smart, strategic decisions. 
checkbox Get decision-making skills you'll master fast – and use forever. You'll immediately see the difference. Order Decision-Making today and gain a reputation for decisiveness!
Yes! I want less stress and more control over my choices.
We respect your privacy. 
P.S. Remember, there's absolutely no risk. If you don't see how you can master the decision-making process, we'll refund your entire purchase price – no questions asked – and you'll have no further obligation.
P.P.S. A bad decision can cost you time, money and even your reputation. But one good decision can make you a hero. And since Decision-Making is available only as a PDF, you'll be able to put your new skills to work right away. Get your copy now!