4.2 Decision Making Strategy
1. Based on the classroom discussion, write a short journal entry that answers the
a. Use a real-world example to illustrate the importance of improving the decision
making process itself, rather than just the results of the process. Analyze the issues involved and recommend how the decision making process could have been improved. Provide a detailed explanation of your analysis that demonstrates clear, insightful critical thinking.
b. Among the six decision-improvement strategies you learned in this assignment, select one to describe how an organization can benefit from the use of this strategy and determine its strengths and weaknesses. Provide a detailed explanation of your analysis that demonstrates clear, insightful critical thinking.
2. Then answer the following reflective question about the concepts presented in this assignment:
a. The fifth decision-improvement strategy you learned in this assignment is Take an outsider’s view. Consider some decision you have made in the recent past, and apply this fifth principle to this decision assuming you were from another country or culture. How does understanding another culture improve your ability to use this fifth strategy and how can you use this strategy to improve your own decisions at work? Provide a detailed evaluation that demonstrates clear, insightful critical thinking.
3. Be sure the entry is grammatically correct, 600 – 800 words in length, and cites sources in accordance with APA standards.