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Habit 1 of highly effective decision makers: get the basics right

Habit 1: get the basics right The first habit in the series of “The 7 habits of highly effective decision makers” Following the introductory slide show, we are pleased to present the next in the series of the 7 habits … Continue reading

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Decision Makers

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Decision Makers Why do strategic decisions go wrong? What are the consequences? What distinguishes the great decision makers from the rest of the pack? Get the answer to these questions and more from this … Continue reading

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Gary Klein video: “Streetlights and shadows”

Gary Klein video The brilliant academic on decision making, Gary Klein, has launched a new book called Streetlights and shadows. Here is a video clip where he discusses some of the content and de-bunks certain myths about decision making and … Continue reading

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Intuition – more than trusting your gut

Intuition – more than trusting your gut. Here is a link to a useful article written by Modesto Maidique (visiting professor at Harvard Business School) who talks about intuition and knowledge. The core theme of the article is that intuition … Continue reading

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Talks, lectures and training

Talks, lectures and training The Genesis Management Consulting page on talks, lectures and training has been updated. In addition to consulting, we also assist our clients in improving their decision making and problem solving capacity through a number of education-based … Continue reading

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Euro zone – will it survive the crisis?

Euro zone – will it survive the crisis? When taking strategic decisions, it is critical to understand (as best as possible), the future in which your decision will be enacted. Anyone operating from, or interacting with, Europe, must therefore be … Continue reading

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European debt crisis – useful interactive chart

Short-term scenarios – get a view on the debt crisis in Europe This is a short post to bring to your attention a useful interactive chart on the state of the debt crisis, and related data, in Europe. This has … Continue reading

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Value, values and ethical decisions

Value, values and ethical decision-making. Below is attached a short commentary on an interesting article recently published by strategy+business that discusses whether or not we really do take ethics, social responsibility or the environment into account when making our purchases. … Continue reading

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The impact of trust on strategic decision making

The impact of trust when making strategic decisions. I recently came across, and read, a book entitled “The speed of trust” by Stephen Covey (junior) and got to thinking how trust can impact on all aspects of our lives – … Continue reading

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The way we (used to) do things around here

The way we (used to) do things around here. Reframing behaviour to make change happen I recently came across this fascinating Booz & Co. article that discusses the use of neuroscience in making changes happen – at organisational and personal … Continue reading

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