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Left brain, right stuff : how leaders make winning decisions

Author: Philip M Rosenzweig
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"A renowned business expert examines decision-making in critical, big-time situations where the outcome shapes the destiny of companies, countries, sports teams, political campaigns, or the military Left Brain, Right Stuff is the book about decision making that takes off where others-Thinking, Fast and Slow, Predictably Irrational, and Decisive-leave off. It captures the essence of real-world decisions, where
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip M Rosenzweig
ISBN: 9781610393072 1610393074
OCLC Number: 841892907
Description: vii, 315 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Crunch time on a hot August night --
The question of control --
Performance, absolute and relative --
What it takes to win --
Confidence ... and overconfidence --
Base rates and breaking barriers --
Better decisions over time --
Decisions of a leader --
Where models fear to tread --
When are winners cursed? --
Starting up, stepping out --
The stuff of winning decisions --
Acknowledgments --
For further reading --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: Phil Rosenzweig.

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Left Brain, Right Stuff takes up where other books about decision making leave off. For many routine choices, from shopping to investing, we can make good decisions simply by avoiding common errors,  Read more...
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"Rosenzweig challenges the reader to contemplate the context of real-world decisions... [his] storytelling is fascinating." -- Huffington Post "[This] reads like a call to action for social-science Read more...

 
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