4 Key Components of Effective Decision Making

Identify the Problem—Then Simplify It Effective leaders don’t overcomplicate or add layers to a problem; they identify it, then simplify it to its most basic form. This allows them to create an effective path to determine the most appropriate solution to a problem and make the best decision even with imperfect information. Embrace the Pre-Mortem…

Occam’s razor

The simplest solution to a problem is the one that is most likely to be right.

5 Whys | Getting to Root Causes, Fast!

Joost d’Hooghe – I’ve had great experience with the 5 WHYS methodology to identify root causes. It basically means that you continue the ” Why” question 5 times to identify the real root cause. If you can not go deeper than 4 x than probably you have already identified the root cause.