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Think again : why good leaders make bad decisions and how to keep it from happening to you

Author: Sydney Finkelstein; Jo Whitehead; Andrew Campbell
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Harvard Business Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Packed with compelling stories from various industries and disciplines, 'Think Again' offers illuminating insights on the potential flaws in how we all make decisions.
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Genre/Form: Guides, manuels, etc
Cas, Études de
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sydney Finkelstein; Jo Whitehead; Andrew Campbell
ISBN: 1422126129 9781422126127
OCLC Number: 213312399
Description: xiv, 236 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: In the eye of the storm --
Pattern recognition --
Emotional tagging --
One plan at a time --
Misleading experiences --
Misleading prejudgments --
Inappropriate self-interest --
Inappropriate attachments --
Reducing risks with safeguards --
Selecting safeguards --
Leaders make good decisions.
Responsibility: Sydney Finkelstein, Jo Whitehead, and Andrew Campbell.
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We've all watched smart, experienced leaders make flawed - even catastrophic - decisions. How can the risks be reduced? And how can you be sure that you're making the right decisions? This book shows  Read more...

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