Decision making masterclass
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Decision making masterclass

How to make decisions fast? How to be sure they are right? Learn techniques to make efficient decisions.
3.3 (18 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
5,479 students enrolled
Created by Jouni Ruotanen
Last updated 8/2020
Current price: $27.99 Original price: $39.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 4 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Make right decisions
  • Advanced techniques
  • Efficient problem solving
  • Strategic tools
  • Theories behind decisions
  • Behavioral methodologies
  • Curiosity to learn more
  • Openness to think out of the box

Decisions can be better!

Are you struggling with big decisions or even the small ones? With simple techniques from this course you can become a master decision maker. You will learn how to group, classify and select most important decisions to be made in correct order. It's a skill you can learn!

Let's start with analyzing the current position. You will know about your strengths and weaknesses. How to decide better? How to get faster? Why it's not always so efficient? I will help you. The course will also put decisions into pieces. Understanding this will give you needed skills and abilities to decide better. Decision anatomy or structure, start with it to build all learning together at the end.

You will learn all this and more

  1. Analysis techniques

  2. Classification and grouping techniques

  3. Communication and understanding affections

  4. Simple ways to follow a process

  5. Easy reporting

You will be better decision maker!

You will get examples from great decision makers. Learning from stories behind the scenes you can easily adapt some of the tips to your daily life. Great thinkers are typically best decision makers because they see the causal aspects of decisions they make.

What kind of decisions you have to make? What can make an impact and how you should proceed to be efficient? These are skills and techniques you learn in this course. Make a quick analysis, continue on and carry out important tasks faster.

You can take all this in

  1. Your everyday working life

  2. Your personal life

  3. Your next position, new employment

Theory and practice!

Understand decision making theories. For example how to first analyze the problem or decision in question, what process should be followed or should you make a group decision. Course will also help you to understand what kind of information can be used in classification, what kind of roles we have and how we can easily make most important decisions first.

This course will give you examples of critical business decisions, how decisions are made around the world and how you can use this information to be excellent decision maker. Join today and start your journey to excellence!

Enroll today to start instant learning. Decision Making, Make Decisions, Become the future leader!

Who this course is for:
  • People who have to make decisions
  • Managers who are leading teams
  • Individuals who are interested to learn what affects decisions
Course content
Expand all 57 lectures 02:42:07
+ Introduction
2 lectures 05:23

Short introduction to course topics

Preview 03:50

You will get a quick peak what's going to be in this course

+ Let's start efficient decision making
4 lectures 13:09

What you learn about starting efficient decision making

Preview 02:12

Let's start making better decisions

Start making better decisions

What kind of strengths best decision makers have

Recognize your strengths

What kind of weaknesses decision makers might have

Recognize your weaknesses
+ Decision Making Essentials
5 lectures 14:58

What you learn in this section

Preview 00:40

Decision anatomy

Decision Anatomy

It affects which side you use more in your decision making

Brains and Decision Making

Take steps to think these things for making decisions by multiply choices

Decide by Multiply Choices

Short heads up for coming sections and lectures

How this course will continue
+ Decisions to make
4 lectures 13:39

How things can take time, how to avoid too long process and decide better

Preview 00:28

Learn why it's not so easy to make decisions

Why it takes time to decide

Be better decision maker with these tips

How could you decide better

Is it always good to be fast? What's typical in different areas of world?

Better and faster decisions

Decisions to make quiz

Decisions to make quiz
3 questions
+ Great decision makers
5 lectures 13:15

Why some people are better in making decisions

What you'll learn about best decision makers

How every manager should consider decision making?

Manager's decisions

What happened in Obama's situation room?

Barack Obama's hardest decision

How Elon Musk saw to future?

Elon Musk's big decision

Some cases giving up will make you better?

Dalai Lama's giving away decision

Great decision makers quiz

Great decision makers quiz
3 questions
+ Difficult business decisions
3 lectures 09:20

How business decisions can be decided better

What you'll learn about business decisions

what kind of difficult business decisions there are to make?

Difficult business decisions

Adapt life time decision making to business context

Learn from your life time decisions

Difficult decisions quiz

Difficult decisions quiz
3 questions
+ Efficient decisions
4 lectures 12:48
What you'll learn about efficient decisions

Decisions are different.

Different decisions

Recognize GDSS and IDSS


This lecture gives an example of strategic project management decision making structure and power of people

Example of decision making structure

Efficient decisions quiz

Efficient decisions quiz
3 questions
+ Techniques for decision making
9 lectures 34:53

Tools for decision making and analysis

Preview 00:35

Adapt SWOT analysis to support your decisions

SWOT analysis

Behind the theory of SWOT analysis

Theory of SWOT analysis

Use classification in decisions

Decision matrix

Original theory of growth-share matrix

Theory of growth-share matrix

Record, collect and group decisions

Collection and analysis

Study more about design thinking

Theory of design thinking

This lecture will teach you value stream mapping

Theory of value stream mapping

Use multiply and suggest techniques for successful, efficient decisions

Multiply and suggest techniques

Decision making techniques quiz

Decision making techniques quiz
3 questions
+ Decision making process
3 lectures 08:13

It starts with the right process and steps

What you'll learn about decision making process

Three example processes for decision making

Decision making process

This lecture will open your eyes to see how in a group it's important to recognize the process but also how different people affect to final decision

It's not only the process

Decision making process quiz

Decision making process quiz
3 questions
+ Trends and decision making
5 lectures 09:34

Hot topics currently

What you'll learn about decision making trends

Machine learning can help in decision making system

Machine learning

Block chain has benefits, but is not always needed

Block chain

Remember to record your decision for later use


Use instincts to make efficient decisions


Decision making trends quiz

Decision making trends quiz
3 questions