Category: Problem Solving Tools

Business threats are growth opportunities

Kodak’s invention of the digital camera provides a vivid example of how business threats are actually opportunities for growth. Leadership expert Merge Gupta-Sunderji explains.

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Sometimes it’s worth thinking a decision through to its final outcome

A humorous photo illustrates the importance of thinking through the implications and eventual outcomes of a decision.

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You’re not wrong, you’re increasingly right!

Think of decision-making as an ongoing process where each misstep is not a fatal error, but rather an opportunity to correct course and move toward the final objective. Merge Gupta-Sunderji uses the metaphor of a tightrope vs a concentric circle.

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Don’t shoot yourself in the foot – the importance of thinking strategically

Don’t let the emotions of the moment cloud your judgment and strategic focus. Leadership expert Merge Gupta-Sunderji explains as she describes a recent situation.

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Use your intuition to make better strategic decisions

Four ideas to hone your intuition when it comes to making strategic decisions. Customer strategist Jeff Mowatt guests on the Turning Managers into Leaders blog.

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When making decisions, watch out for the “anchoring” trap

“Anchoring” is a common trap that decision-makers fall into. Find out what it is, and how you can avoid it. Leaders everywhere need to know this!

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