archive-title Daily Archives: 2020-11-05 09:19:44

Daily Archives: 2020-11-05 09:19:44

Slow Down to Make Better Decisions in a Crisis

Executive Summary With the news around the COVID-19 pandemic developing quickly, people are making decisions — often quickly — on everything from whether to cancel meetings to how to best project their family and colleagues. In a time of crisis and uncertainty, there are several psychological factors that impact our ability to make decisions. Our […]

Communicating Through the Coronavirus Crisis

Executive Summary In a fast-moving crisis, it’s important for leaders to communicate with their key constituencies, early and often, and with empathy, honesty, and transparency — even when you don’t have all the answers. Start by putting together a centralized communication team. While decentralized communication be may desirable in large, complex organizations, in an emergency or […]

Learning from History: How to Make Decisions

Guest post from Robert L. Dilenschneider: We all have to make decisions, and of course we want them to come out right. But how do we go about reaching those decisions, and what can we do to help ensure they turn out well?  Simple questions to ask. Incredibly hard questions to answer. Among the many […]