TITLE

Engaging Decisions

AUTHOR(S)
Roberto, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Dec2005, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the quality of decision making process and its significance in to achieving positive outcomes. Decision making has different aspects. There are two ways in which management leaders can enhance the quality of their decisions. Leaders must strive for a balance when making decisions.
ACCESSION #
19593569

 

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