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Decision Making
6 CPD Hours
£ 550.00

LondonLondon

Overview

We make decisions every day. These decisions come to define our life and some of them may have a profound effect on the journey we take. However, making decisions is not an easy task and sometimes you may find yourself pondering on alternative courses of actions for hours, days or even months.

The recent increase in the complexity of our lives, both personal and professional, has made decision making even more critical and time consuming. Fortunately, we have also progressed significantly on decision making tools and now have a comprehensive toolbox, established philosophies and guidelines to use which can make decision making process easier than ever before.

This course teaches a series of proven techniques that simply help you to decide. Broadly the course can be divided into three sections:

  1. What actions can you take and how to choose the best one?
  2. Is the action you are about to take going to improve the situation?
  3. How to make optimal decisions as a group?

For each part, a series of techniques are provided, each suitable for a different problem. Each technique is described briefly and is then followed by an example fully describing the technique. Research shows, that delegates always learn better with an example and this course takes full advantage of this fact. Next, after each example, delegates participate in an exercise to learn that specific technique with a hands-on experience which helps them to understand and remember the technique even better.

A series of important philosophical principles are also presented in this course. These concepts help to raise the awareness of delegates on the impact of their decisions on others, how personal benefit may not always be to their best interest and so on.

In this highly practical course delegates will learn:

What is Decision Making?

  • What are the characteristics of a good and bad decision maker?
  • How much analysis do you need to do?
  • What is involved in decision making process?

How to Choose Actions

  • How to choose between a set of options where each has its own advantages and disadvantages
  • How to make a quantifiable comparison between alternative options
  • How to systematically compare related options
  • How to systematically compare unrelated options

How to Analyse the Impact of Your Actions

  • How to use a measure to compare pros and cons
  • How to carry out a force field analysis
  • How to compare the benefits versus the costs of taking different options
  • How to systematically analyse a cascade of decisions where one leads to another
  • How to visualise your decision making process
  • What tools can you use to increase your creativity when making decisions so you can come up with more options?

How to Decide in Groups

  • What are the implications of deciding in groups?
  • Why thinking in groups can sometimes be so frustrating?
  • What can you do to increase the efficiency of your meetings?
  • How to prevent dominant people from take over the meeting or the decision making process
  • How to encourage newcomers or those who are shy to present their views without fear of criticism
  • What tools can you use to streamline the process of group decision making?
  • How to avoid groupthink, where participants are so eager to reach a decision without causing conflicts that they end up choosing a wrong solution

What are the Principles of Decision Making?

  • Do you always have to make sure you get a better bargain than others?
  • What are the philosophical implications of complexity when making decisions?
  • What is the best way to plan your course of action and what principles you need to be aware of?
  • What can you learn from game theory when making decisions?

 

English, Arabic, Other Languages Available On Request


1 – 10 Participants


Deadline for registration is 5 days prior to the course start date. Those who wish to register after the deadline should email us directly at sales@londontfe.com to check availability.


A London Training for Excellence Professional certificate will be issued to all participants on completion of this course. In addition you will receive a certificate confirming the number of CPD hours achieved for this course.


Who Should Attend

Anyone.

Why Us?

Why Us?

With a combined management and training experience of over 70 years and clients ranging from large corporations and government bodies to small private firms and sole traders we don’t believe in a 'one size fits all' policy. We seek out experienced business professionals to deliver what they know best. Our training programmes are dynamic and effective giving you the knowledge you require but most importantly backed by real life practical examples.

Right from the moment you choose London Training for Excellence, we are a source of support, giving you the skills and Knowledge to help you with your career; whether you want to change career paths or further develop your current role we are here to help.

Here are some more advantages of choosing London Training for Excellence:

Quality – High class programmes delivered by experience business professionals. Reliability – We will never cancel a confirmed booking, we run courses in more than 21 locations Worldwide and work around the clock to ensure every delegate receives the support they require. We even operate a 24 hour support line to help cater for your every need.

Recognition – We are fully accredited by The CPD Standards agency, OC4N and have recognition from ILM. We are committed to quality and are certified ISO9001. In addition, we have been one of the most requested providers on Findcourses.

We hope to welcome you onto a course soon.

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End Date: 20-09-2017 Day(s)

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