- Course type: Self-paced
- Available Lessons: 12
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
Eligible for Certificate: Yes
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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1The Seven Steps of Decision Making
Course SummaryBy studying this course's concise, engaging video lessons, your employees can strengthen their understanding of the tools, factors and analysis used to make sound business decisions that benefit your company.
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About This Course
In this course, our experienced instructors explain the concepts and strategies used to help employees make effective business decisions for your company. The course's chapters contain lessons organized by topic so that professionals can easily focus on a particular area, such as decision-making tools or analysis methods.
How It Works
Each of the lessons in the course is under 10 minutes in length, which makes it convenient for busy employees to complete this corporate training on their unique schedules. Our informative, to-the-point videos are viewable on computers, smartphones and other mobile devices.
Completing this course is flexible and easy:
- Entertaining video lessons discuss the steps involved in corporate decision making
- Instructors use examples to show how decision-making tools are applied in the real world
- Lesson quizzes assess employees' grasp of major terms and concepts
- Knowledge of decision-making processes and influences is gauged by the chapter exam
- A final exam tests employees' comprehension of business decision considerations and analysis
How It Helps
- Enhances key skills: This course offers step-by-step explanations and examples, which allows professionals to put new decision-making techniques to work right away.
- Empowers employees: When employees are able to get involved with business decisions, they become more committed to helping the company meet its goals. Applying their decision-making skills on a regular basis also bolsters their professional confidence.
- Strengthens reputation: The lessons in this course detail the importance of effectively handling organizational conflicts and making ethical business choices. Employees who understand these issues can enhance your company's reputation.
|Chapter||Topics & Objectives|
|Tools & Processes for Making Business Decisions||Learn the steps in the organizational decision-making process and examine employee involvement in business decisions.|
|Influences on Business Decision Making||Discover the key business skills needed to make good decisions, and see how ethics and conflict can impact decision making.|
|Using Analysis in Business Decision Making||Take a look at big data analytics and rational trade-off methods used in decision making while also learning about how SWOT analysis works.|
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