Fundamentals of Decision Making

As mentioned in my Work Leading Principles post, decision making is sometimes difficult for me at work.  There are decisions I can make in my sleep, but every so often, decisions on how to handle something delicate, or with extreme importance comes along.  Amy Gallo has discussions with a behavioral scientist and a listener on the fundamentals of decision making on the Women at Work podcast.

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Book Review:  Trust Yourself – Stop Overthinking and Channel Your Emotions for Success at Work

If you’ve read my most recent posts, you are probably going to guess that this book’s rating will be a 5 out of 5.  If that is true, you are right.  Melody Wilding is a licensed social worker and executive coach.  For those of you that are empathetic, or what she calls sensitive striver, this book is for you.

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Work Leading Principles

Trusting my decisions at work has been a challenge for me ever since I became a manager.  I’ve built a team who is smarter than myself as it relates to the frontline processes, but they lack how to navigate on how to get difficult things implemented, too focused on the details versus the whole or able to balance out-of-the-box thinking to something manageable. 

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