Posts Tagged ‘Decisions’

Four Uncommon Ways to Clear Your Mind and Make Big Decisions

What are some tips for battling decision-fatigue? originally appeared on Quora – the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by Jenny Blake, Author of PIVOT: The Only Move That Matters is Your Next One, on Quora. Decision-fatigue refers to the phenomenon that, like willpower, our ability to […]

What Research Says About Which Decisions We Regret The Most

This article first appeared on QuietRev.com Therese Huston is a cognitive psychologist at Seattle University and author of How Women Decide: What’s True, What’s Not, and What Strategies Spark the Best Choices, published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (2016).   Imagine this scenario, adapted from the book Stumbling on Happiness by Harvard University psychologist Daniel Gilbert. […]

Sharing in Tough Decisions: Guidelines for Making Medical Choices

By Kelly Michelson, MD MPH At two months old, when most babies are starting to smile, Anna* began getting weaker. Over the next several months, Anna would lose the ability to move her arms and legs, leaving only a few facial muscles functioning to express her thoughts. Anna had spinal muscular atrophy, a disease that […]

You Can Do the Math: Overcome Your Math Phobia and Make Better Financial Decisions

You Can Do the Math: Overcome Your Math Phobia and Make Better Financial Decisions Every day we are faced with financial decisions. Should I buy that DVD player or 100 lottery tickets? What percentage of my salary should I allocate to my 401K? How much should I be saving for my daughter’s college education? Will […]

Following Your Internal Compass and Making Your Own Decisions

Dad, who at the time was a fighter pilot in the United States Marine Corps, taught me how to navigate using a compass. The family was on a vacation in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. I was nine. He got me up that morning before dawn. Mom made us a huge breakfast. I was so […]

Following Your Internal Compass and Making Your Own Decisions

Dad, who at the time was a fighter pilot in the United States Marine Corps, taught me how to navigate using a compass. The family was on a vacation in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. I was nine. He got me up that morning before dawn. Mom made us a huge breakfast. I was so […]

Experts Weigh Officer’s Decisions Leading To Fatal Shooting Of Michael Brown

In his first public interview this week, Darren Wilson, the white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Mo., was asked whether he could have done anything differently that would have prevented the killing. Politics – The Huffington Post SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the […]

The Breast Cancer Book: What You Need to Know to Make Informed Decisions (Yale University Press Health & Wellness)

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