TITLE

Instead of agonizing over big decisions, learn to trust your gut

AUTHOR(S)
Jay, Robin
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);7/14/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 28, pP25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the importance of self-confidence in decision making. She explains the impact of making quick decision on one's thinking ability. She cites the top influential business thinkers including author Gary Hamel, Thomas Friedman, Malcolm Gladwell and Bill Gates. She explains the consequences of making a list of pros and cons when faced with big decision making.
ACCESSION #
33309369

 

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