Smart choices : a practical guide to making better decisions / John S. Hammond, Ralph L. Keeney, Howard Raiffa.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Westfield Washington Public Library - Westfield||153.83 HAMMOND (Text)||78292000140818||Adult Non-Fiction Book Collection||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0875848575
- ISBN: 9780875848570
- ISBN: 9781633691049
- ISBN: 1633691047
- Physical Description: x, 244 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
- Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Harvard Business School Press, ©1999.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Making smart choices: how to think about your whole decision problem: a proactive approach -- Problem: how to define your decision problem to solve the right problem -- Objectives: how to clarify what you're really trying to achieve with your decision -- Alternatives: how to make smarter choices by creating better alternatives to choose from -- Consequences: how to describe how well each alternative meets your objectives -- Tradeoffs: how to make tough compromises when you can't achieve all your objectives at once -- Uncertainty: how to think about and act on uncertainties affecting your decision -- Risk tolerance: how to account for your appetite for risk -- Linked decisions: how to plan ahead by effectively coordinating current and future decisions -- Psychological traps: how to avoid some of the tricks your mind can play on you when you're deciding -- The wise decision maker: how to make smart choices a way of life.
|Summary, etc.:|| Offers readers an easy-to-follow process to improve ways to make business decisions, family decisions, and personal decisions.
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