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The Decision Book: 50 Models for Strategic Thinking
The Decision Book: 50 Models for Strategic Thinking
Mikael Krogerus. A short, sharp guide to tackling life’s biggest challenges: understanding ourselves and making the right choices. Every day offers moments of decision, from what to eat for lunch to how to settle a dispute with a colleague...

Decisive: How to Make Better Choices in Life and Work
Decisive: How to Make Better Choices in Life and Work
Chip Heath. Chip and Dan Heath, the bestselling authors of Switch and Made to Stick, tackle one of the most critical topics in our work and personal lives: how to make better decisions.      Research in psychology has revealed that our decisions are disrupted by an array of biases and irrationalities: We’re...

The Psychology of Judgment and Decision Making (McGraw-Hill Series in Social Psychology)
The Psychology of Judgment and Decision Making (McGraw-Hill Series in Social Psychology)
Scott Plous. THE PSYCHOLOGY OF JUDGMENT AND DECISION MAKING offers a comprehensive introduction to the field with a strong focus on the social aspects of decision making processes. Winner of the prestigious William James Book Award, THE PSYCHOLOGY OF JUDGMENT AND DECISION MAKING is an informative and engaging introduction...

The Science of Intelligent Decision Making:  How to Think More Clearly, Save Your Time, and Maximize Your Happiness. Destroy Indecision!
The Science of Intelligent Decision Making: How to Think More Clearly, Save Your Time, and Maximize Your Happiness. Destroy Indecision!
Peter Hollins. Are you overwhelmed with information and paralyzed by pressure? Constantly missing opportunities because your intuition is wrong? You can’t just rely on your gut instinct or “hunch” when you make decisions...

The 6 Most Important Decisions You'll Ever Make: A Guide for Teens: Updated for the Digital Age
The 6 Most Important Decisions You'll Ever Make: A Guide for Teens: Updated for the Digital Age
Sean Covey. From the author of the wildly popular bestseller The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens comes the go-to guide that helps teens cope with major challenges they face in their lives—now updated for today’s social media age...

When Your Life Depends on It: Extreme Decision Making Lessons from the Antarctic
When Your Life Depends on It: Extreme Decision Making Lessons from the Antarctic
Brad Borkan. WHEN YOUR LIFE DEPENDS ON IT -- "An extremely powerful book. Each story cuts right into the heart of the seemingly impossible. It is absolutely inspiring. To me this should be required life reading...

Decision Making and Problem Solving (Creating Success)
Decision Making and Problem Solving (Creating Success)
John Adair. Line managers and leaders of all levels need to ensure that problems are solved in the optimal way and that the ideas and innovations for tomorrow's business flow freely.   Decision Making and Problem Solving helps them master the processes of practical thinking which lie behind effective decision making,...

Decision Making & Spiritual Discernment: The Sacred Art of Finding Your Way (The Art of Spiritual Living)
Decision Making & Spiritual Discernment: The Sacred Art of Finding Your Way (The Art of Spiritual Living)
Nancy L. Bieber. Stay spiritually grounded and open to divine wisdom as you shape your life. "To make wise decisions, we need the aid of that wise and loving Spirit whose wisdom and light exceed our own. With the Spirit illuminating the complexities of our decisions, we can see and understand more about ourselves and...

Wharton on Making Decisions
Wharton on Making Decisions
. Perspectives from leaders in decision science at Wharton Organized in part through Wharton's Risk Management and Decision Processes Center, the book assembles leading researchers from Wharton's business faculty who demonstrate how to apply the latest approaches in decision-making from four perspectives:...

What's Your Decision?: How to Make Choices with Confidence and Clarity: An Ignatian Approach to Decision Making
What's Your Decision?: How to Make Choices with Confidence and Clarity: An Ignatian Approach to Decision Making
J. Michael Sparough SJ. Do you have an effective decision making process in place, one that you can consistently rely on to help you make good decisions? Most people don't, and as a result they are never quite certain if they have made the best choice, and if their final decision was truly a good decision...

Yes Yes Hell No: The Little Book for  Making Big Decisions
Yes Yes Hell No: The Little Book for Making Big Decisions
Brian Whetten Ph.D.. What does it take to create an extraordinary life? One where you make a difference, have amazing relationships, achieve your dreams, live your purpose, and experience great happiness? - You have to be able to: * Make big decisions...

Making Career Decisions that Count: A Practical Guide (3rd Edition)
Making Career Decisions that Count: A Practical Guide (3rd Edition)
Darrell Anthony Luzzo. Looking for a book that provides “undecided” college students and those considering a career change with valuable tools and strategies to successfully engage in the career decision-making process? With effective, hands-on activities and an engaging conversational tone, Making Career Decisions That...

Judgment and Decision Making at Work (SIOP Organizational Frontiers Series)
Judgment and Decision Making at Work (SIOP Organizational Frontiers Series)
. Employees are constantly making decisions and judgments that have the potential to affect themselves, their families, their work organizations, and on some occasion even the broader societies in which they live...

Decision Making: A Psychological Analysis of Conflict, Choice, and Commitment
Decision Making: A Psychological Analysis of Conflict, Choice, and Commitment
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The Decision Makeover: An Intentional Approach to Living the Life You Want Mike Whitaker. The secret of happy and successful people? Their ability to make good decisions. - Changing careers, launching a business, starting a family, buying a home, moving to a new city? How do you know whether you're making the right decision? - In The Decision Makeover, Mike Whitaker offers a thoughtful...

Nudge: Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth, and Happiness Richard H. Thaler. From the winner of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Economics, Richard H. Thaler, and Cass R. Sunstein: a revelatory look at how we make decisions—for fans of Malcolm Gladwell’s Blink and Daniel Kahneman’s Thinking Fast and Slow New York Times bestseller Named a Best Book of the Year by The Economist...

Streetlights and Shadows: Searching for the Keys to Adaptive Decision Making (MIT Press) Gary A. Klein. An expert explains how the conventional wisdom about decision making can get us into trouble--and why experience can't be replaced by rules, procedures, or analytical methods. In making decisions, when should we go with our gut and when should we try to analyze every option? When should we use our intuition...

Emotional Logic and Decision Making: The Interface Between Professional Upheaval and Personal Evolution C. Bourion. In recent years there has been considerable interest in emotional intelligence. Drawing upon a rich theoretical and philosophical tradition, the author explains the concept and process of emotional production and how this works in gratifying, aversive and hierarchical situations as well as irreversible...

Decision Making and Rationality in the Modern World (Fundamentals in Cognition) Keith E. Stanovich. In Decision Making and Rationality in the Modern World, Keith E. Stanovich demonstrates how work in the cognitive psychology of decision making has implications for the large and theoretically contentious debates about the nature of human rationality...

Crucial Conversations Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High, Second Edition Kerry Patterson. The New York Times and Washington Post bestseller that changed the way millions communicate “[Crucial Conversations] draws our attention to those defining moments that literally shape our lives, our relationships, and our world...

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking Malcolm Gladwell. In his landmark bestseller The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell redefined how we understand the world around us. Now, in Blink, he revolutionizes the way we understand the world within. - Blink is a book about how we think without thinking, about choices that seem to be made in an instant-in the blink...

The 6 Most Important Decisions You'll Ever Make Personal Workbook Sean Covey. A hands-on companion workbook to Sean Covey’s New York Times bestseller The 6 Most Important Decisions You’ll Ever Make, showing you how to apply the lessons and insights from that book into real-world situations and put them into practice in your own life...

The Art of Making Good Decisions Philip Kimble. Whether you have been unable to narrow down a new career path or are simply frozen in front of the refrigerator trying to decide what to make for dinner, this book can help you learn how to bring sense and clarity to the choices, and will help you move from inaction to decisiveness...

The 6 Most Important Decisions You'll Ever Make: A Guide for Teens Sean Covey. From Sean Covey, the author of the international bestseller The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens, this bestselling follow-up book builds upon the legacy of the 7 Habits and shows teens how to make smart choices about the six most crucial choices they’ll face during these turbulent years...

The Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact Chip Heath. The New York Times bestselling authors of Switch and Made to Stick explore why certain brief experiences can jolt us and elevate us and change us—and how we can learn to create such extraordinary moments in our life and work...

It's Your Decision For Teens: A Commonsense Guide To Making Better Choices Al Foderaro. It's Your Decision for Teens! Fact: Teenage years are a kind of bridge between being a child and becoming an adult. Fact: The better teenagers become at making decisions, the more likely they are to have a more satisfying adult life...

Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less Greg McKeown. INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER  - Have you ever felt the urge to declutter your work life? - Do you often find yourself stretched too thin?   Do you simultaneously feel overworked and underutilized?   Are you frequently busy but not productive?   Do you feel like your time...

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing Marie Kondō. This #1 New York Times best-selling guide to decluttering your home from Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes readers step-by-step through her revolutionary KonMari Method for simplifying, organizing, and storing...

Making Great Decisions in Business and Life David R. Henderson and Charles L. Hooper. The phrase "work smarter, not harder" has been repeatedly ridiculed in the Dilbert comic strip and elsewhere, not because it is a bad idea, but because it is thrown like a brick lifesaver to drowning employees...

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