In Good Decision Making Pat Corcoran discusses the importance of understanding your decision-making process and of documenting your decisions. He also covers the different ways people and groups make decisions, the consensus approach, Robert's Rules of Order and consensus decision making, the roles of the meeting manager and facilitator, two important tips for making better decisions, a comprehensive framework for making big decisions, and common pitfalls in decision making.

Authors: 
P. Corcoran
Short Description: 
One of six publications in the “Working Together” series.
Product Number: 
ORESU-G-99-004
Entry Date: 
Friday, October 1, 1999
Length: 
12 pp.
Size and Format: 
8 1/2 x 11, online
Miscellaneous: 
The other five publications in the “Working Together” series are: Successful Partnerships (ORESU-G-99-001); Choosing Your Group’s Structure, Mission, and Goals (ORESU-G-99-002); Effective Meetings Management (ORESU-G-99-003); Effective Communication (ORES
Year of Publication: 
1999
How to Order: 

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