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Decisions and Consequences – Key Questions for Leaders

Mon, 2016-07-11 20:24 -- tomjonez


For the past number of weeks, I have been illustrating that Decision-making is not an easy process for anyone – especially for those in leadership. It is clear that when a leader makes a decision – for better or worse – it affects those being led as well as the leader personally.

As a result of this reality (of potential long-term consequences) I have explored the following questions as they may be useful when making decisions:

Decisions and Consequences: Is it Long-Lasting or Only Temporary?

Mon, 2016-07-11 11:04 -- tomjonez


In our ongoing discussion regarding decision-making in leadership, we have explored a number of ways to consider outcomes before we take action.

As we continue to review questions that we can ask when pondering a decision as leaders, this week we will look at the value of assessing whether a choice is long-lasting or only temporary.

Decision-Making: Is It True or Just a Matter of Opinion?

Wed, 2016-07-06 16:34 -- tomjonez


We are looking at a series of questions that allow us to ponder our decisions with a bit of forethought. While some leaders charge ahead with great temerity, it may do well for most of us to pause just long enough to ask a few questions before we execute on a decision that can affect those we lead - as well as ourselves.

Decisions: Good or Simply Popular?

Tue, 2016-07-05 16:39 -- tomjonez


As mentioned in last week’s Leadership Notes, decision-making is not an easy process for those in leadership - principally because when a leader makes a decision it affects those being led, as well as the leader personally.

For better or worse, leadership decisions can have lasting consequences. Therefore, the discussion will continue for the next several weeks, as we take each of the questions regarding decision-making posed in the last blog, one at a time…


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