Effective Decision-Making Skills

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Decision making and problem solving define how you perform in business, however research shows that most of us are poor at using data and probabilities to deal effectively with unfamiliar situations. This workshop will explore common pitfalls and examine how simple techniques, and the growing use of machine intelligence, will help you make better decisions and communicate them persuasively.

Venue details:  
Chartered Accountants House, , Dublin
Start date & time:  
08 October 2020 09:30
End date & time:  
08 October 2020 12:30
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Speaker details
First nameLast name
Damian O'Neill


Product type:  
CPD course
Leadership and personal effectiveness

Who should attend

Accountants and other business professaionsl who are decision-makers at management level

Course overview

  • Decisions and popular techniques
  • Common pitfalls and how to avoid them at the level of the organisation
  • Common pitfalls and how to avoid them at the level of the individual
  • Useful checks
  • "Factfulness" as an antidote to "Fake Views"
  • The role of machine intelligence in decision making
  • How machine and human intelligence differs
  • Communicating decisions persuasively
  • Covering all the angles - FACERAP

Key learning outcomes

By the end of course, participant will be able to:

  • Be aware of the common pitfalls that cause them to misread information and how to overcome them
  • Understand common decision making techniques and processes
  • Have an informed perspective on the role, benefits and limitations of machine intelligence in decision making
  • Be able to use proven techniques to influence others to "buy into" their decisions