Stop inverting the risk continuum on decisions

What you can control often means more than what should really matter. Continue Reading


Strategic decision making, simplified to a chart

The beauty of simplicity. Continue Reading


Effective decision making is about basically one thing

Effective decision making

The brain psychology of management kind of kills the idea of effective decision making. Continue Reading


The new manager problem: We’re all baboons

New manager

This one might have you humming Counting Crows. Continue Reading


Research on how to make good choices

Make good choices

We like to isolate psychology around decisions and choices from the execution of work, but we really shouldn’t. Continue Reading

Stop checking boxes. It’s meaningless.

Checking Boxes

If all you do all day is chase process around, what do you really do all day? Continue Reading


What if positive thinking is mostly bullshit?

Positive Thinking

Realistic pessimism sometimes beats deluded optimism, you know? Continue Reading


Is choice overload a real thing?

Choice Overload

When companies are consistently trying to prove innovation and growth, they’ll enter new verticals — further crowding those verticals. Is this stressing consumers? Continue Reading