There are many different types of decision-making styles and processes for one to choose from. To have the ability to make proper decisions one needs to understanding their own natural tendencies and the processes involved in the choices made while having the knowledge of other decision-making tools better which may be better suited to the situation at hand.
The rational decision maker follows these procedural steps:
- Identify the problem
- Generate multiple possible solutions for the problem
- Select the solution deemed most likely to solve the problem
- Implement the solution and evaluate its effectiveness