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Who and why?

This course focuses on the three underlying and fundamental principles of successful decision-making: objectives, alternatives and risk. The purpose of the course is to equip you with an effective and straightforward decision-making methodology that will enhance rational thought processes, reduce risk and boost performance. 

This highly experiential course is designed to help you discover how to use both sides of the brain, to enhance your creative approach to key decisions you face. Mental dexterity is a powerful weapon in the pursuit of excellence. You will consider not only the linear but also the lateral and intuitive elements that make up the decision-making process.

Course overview

On this course you will learn how to use a number of tools to improve analytical, creative and innovative thinking, giving you a clear methodology for decision-making. This will enable you to overcome the two opposing dangers of procrastination (or rushed decisions) which can result from the overwhelming burden of information - which the modern workplace generates.

You will consider how the brain processes information and how it affects unconscious assumptions, decision-making triggers and mind mapping. 

Key learning points

By the end of the course delegates will be able to:

  • Increase your ability to come up with ideas and generate options 
  • Understand the rationale and emotional drivers in decision-making 
  • Retain objectivity when setting priorities 
  • Use practical instruments such as decision trees
  • Attain knowledge of and apply several creative thinking tools
  • Understand the concept of judgement and apply structured methods and enhanced skills to the decision-making process
  • Avoid the danger of unchecked assumptions
  • Learn a straightforward and effective approach to problem analysis and risk management
  • Recognise opportunities for, and lead, effective group problem solving sessions

This is a sample course outline. If this course could help you please contact us. Our team can help evaluate your exact requirements! You can reach us on +44 (0) 20 7549 2549 or

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