Fall 2017 Governance Webinar Series: Strategies for Improving Decision-Making
July 17 2017 2:50 pm to September 1 2017 8:00 pm
September 12 2017, 12:00 pm to 1:15 pm
September 1 2017 8:00 pm
Who Should Attend
People put great trust in their intuition. The past 50 years of decision-making research challenges that trust. – Katherine L. Milkman
Decision-making is fundamental to effective governance but decades of research reveals that people -- regardless of age, gender, education, or geography -- routinely make less than optimal decisions, even when presented with solid information. Why is that?
It turns out that as people, we are prone to a number of human tendencies – “bandwagoning” for example – that undermine effective decision-making. What does the research suggest for dealing with these challenges? What strategies can boards use to enhance their business decisions?
Join Craig Ervine, LL.M., Ph.D. – Chair, Quinte First Credit Union – for two stimulating discussions: the first, on strategies for improving decision-making and the second, techniques for navigating the difficult conversations that can sabotage healthy...(See More)