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In today's rapidly evolving business landscape, decision making is becoming increasingly complex, and the stakes are higher than ever before. With so many variables to consider, making informed decisions can seem like a daunting task. Fortunately, decision analysis software is available to help organisations make decisions with greater confidence and accuracy.

In this section, we'll explore decision analysis software and its unique features, use cases, and benefits. We'll delve into specific use cases to illustrate how these software solutions can help organisations make better decisions. So whether you're a business leader, analyst, or decision maker, keep reading to learn more about how decision analysis software can help you transform your organisation.

Big-bet decisions and the chance for undesirable outcomes

Big-bet decisions and the chance for undesirable outcomes

March 13, 2023

  Big-bet decisions are pivotal for shaping a company’s future and represent the most critical choices that its leaders must make. Typically, these decisions are the responsibility of the top management team and the board. However, even for accomplished entrepreneurs, success is not a foregone conclusion. This is what makes decision-making both fascinating and challenging: … Read More

Effective Decision-making and the Value of Insightful, High-quality Conversations

Effective Decision-making and the Value of Insightful, High-quality Conversations

February 28, 2023

  This post discuss the value of insightful, high-quality conversations in decision analysis. While decision analysis software and other analytical tools are undoubtedly helpful, the real value of this method lies in the discussions held by the decision-making team. Effective decision-making requires input from multiple stakeholders, each with their own perspective and expertise. By engaging … Read More

Taking the Leap from Simple Decision Tree Sketching to Strategic Decision Making

Taking the Leap from Simple Decision Tree Sketching to Strategic Decision Making

February 27, 2023

  A decision tree is a visual representation of a decision-making process. It’s like a flowchart that helps you make a choice based on a set of conditions. In this post I will explain how to move from creating simple decision trees to using decision trees in strategic decision making. Established best practices often recommend … Read More

4 Top Reasons to Incorporate Decision Tree Software in iDeaXQ (a hypothetical company)

4 Top Reasons to Incorporate Decision Tree Software in iDeaXQ (a hypothetical company)

February 27, 2023

  Here is a summary transcription from the CEO of iDeaXQ (a hypothetical company), on why they thought it would be beneficial for their organisation to implement and utilise decision tree software in their strategic decision-making processes. “I believe that incorporating decision tree software in our strategic decision-making process would be a valuable addition to … Read More

Common Uses of Decision Tree Software for Strategic Decision-making

Common Uses of Decision Tree Software for Strategic Decision-making

February 27, 2023

  This post provides five case studies that focus on the use of decision analysis software for strategic decision making in different industries; Oil and Gas, Pharmacy, Legal, New Tech and Start-Ups. Overall, decision analysis software can provide valuable insights and help organizations make more informed decisions in a variety of industries. Whether it’s the … Read More

25 Decision Analysis Use Cases from Different Industries

25 Decision Analysis Use Cases from Different Industries

February 27, 2023

  Problem structuring in the form of decision trees enables decision-makers to identify key decisions and possible outcomes, analyse scenarios and assess the potential impact of different options, so they can choose the best course of action. Whether you’re looking to improve your strategic planning, manage risk, or optimise your resource allocation, decision analysis software … Read More

Inspiring articles

Here is an additional set of selected articles from renowned publications such as McKinsey, Forbes and Harvard Business Review. They cover highly relevant - but widely different - aspects of decision making in both business and personal life. We hope you find the articles as inspiring as we do!

Any organisation can improve the speed and quality of its decisions by paying more attention to what it’s deciding.

https://www.mckinsey.com/

The pattern of choices over time, both big (strategic) and small (operational), can make or break companies.

https://www.forbes.com/

Three keys to faster, better decisions.

https://www.mckinsey.com/

How to Overcome the High, Hidden Cost of Inconsistent Decision Making.

https://hbr.org/harvard-business-review

The obvious choice is often wrong.

https://hbr.org/harvard-business-review

Kahneman and the psychological phenomena around judgement and decision-making.

https://www.ubs.com/

Judgment under Uncertainty: Heuristics and Biases.

https://American-Association-for-the-Advancement-of-Science

Your life choices aren’t just about what you want to do; they’re about who you want to be.

https://www.newyorker.com/

4 Rational Decision Making Models To Make Good Choices.

https://news.mediaheroes.com.au/

How decision trees can help business leaders form a balanced picture of risks and rewards.

https://www.businessnewsdaily.com/

 

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