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Decide by David Wethey

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Chapter Four

Smart decision making

We are all looking for a system that works. It has to be a mixture of good thinking and harnessing the power of the subconscious brain

I am a big team player. I love making decisions, and I feel very confident about making decisions. But I absolutely believe in involving and engaging and deriving the benefit from my team and their wisdom and advice, and that strength that comes from a consensus about the way forward. I’m happy to make the decision, and make the call if necessary, but much prefer to do it as a team.

(SIR NICK YOUNG, CEO BRITISH RED CROSS)

The Holy Grail – better decisions

Decision science is a casserole of business theory, psychology and neurology. Decision making is about making the best ...

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