Recommended pre-reading for the RAW2020 conference

RAW2020 is less than a month away and I wanted to share something valuable with you. During the conference you will hear many of the speakers talk about Risk Management 2 (RM2), decision science, decision quality, probability theory and other terms unfamiliar to many risk practitioners or business decision makers. These 3 things will help… Continue reading Recommended pre-reading for the RAW2020 conference

RAW2020: Making decisions unburdened by ‘risk management’ myths

https://2020.riskawarenessweek.com/talks/risk-management-myths/ Grant Purdy and Roger Estall During long careers we have often been engaged to investigate decisions that have gone spectacularly wrong or resulted in other than the intended outcomes. This has helped us develop an objective appreciation of what ‘good’ decision-making looks like and therefore, what characterizes a ‘good’ decision. This workshop will describe… Continue reading RAW2020: Making decisions unburdened by ‘risk management’ myths

Grant Purdy, Roger Estall: Invest in improved decision-making

Grant Purdy and Roger Estall have recently published a book on decision-making called Deciding. Written to help decision makers (they call them Deciders) to make ‘even better decisions’ it goes directly to the two big challenges for every Decider – ensuring that each decision will contribute to (rather than detract from) achieving the purpose of… Continue reading Grant Purdy, Roger Estall: Invest in improved decision-making

Grant Purdy, Roger Estall: Shedding the ‘risk management’ millstone

Grant Purdy and Roger Estall have recently published a book on decision-making called Deciding. Written to help decision makers (they call them Deciders) to make ‘even better decisions’ it goes directly to the two big challenges for every Decider – ensuring that each decision will contribute to (rather than detract from) achieving the purpose of… Continue reading Grant Purdy, Roger Estall: Shedding the ‘risk management’ millstone

Grant Purdy, Roger Estall: Why ‘risk management’ doesn’t work

Grant Purdy and Roger Estall have recently published a book on decision-making called Deciding. Written to help decision makers (they call them Deciders) to make ‘even better decisions’ it goes directly to the two big challenges for every Decider – ensuring that each decision will contribute to (rather than detract from) achieving the purpose of… Continue reading Grant Purdy, Roger Estall: Why ‘risk management’ doesn’t work

SDP Annual DAAG Conference The Decision Analysis Affinity Group (DAAG)

We are happy to announce that the Society of Decision Professionals’ annual DAAG conference is going virtual! Mark your calendars for the dates of June 24-26, 2020, from 8:00 am to 1:30 pm PT (11:00 am to 4:30 ET). You can expect another memorable conference, but with a new twist that will allow you to… Continue reading SDP Annual DAAG Conference The Decision Analysis Affinity Group (DAAG)

Grant Purdy, Roger Estall: How the ‘risk management’ drivers interacted

Grant Purdy and Roger Estall have recently published a book on decision-making called Deciding. Written to help decision makers (they call them Deciders) to make ‘even better decisions’ it goes directly to the two big challenges for every Decider – ensuring that each decision will contribute to (rather than detract from) achieving the purpose of… Continue reading Grant Purdy, Roger Estall: How the ‘risk management’ drivers interacted

Grant Purdy, Roger Estall: The drivers

Grant Purdy and Roger Estall have recently published a book on decision-making called Deciding. Written to help decision makers (they call them Deciders) to make ‘even better decisions’ it goes directly to the two big challenges for every Decider – ensuring that each decision will contribute to (rather than detract from) achieving the purpose of… Continue reading Grant Purdy, Roger Estall: The drivers

Grant Purdy, Roger Estall: Evolution as a ‘belief system’

Grant Purdy and Roger Estall have recently published a book on decision-making called Deciding. Written to help decision makers (they call them Deciders) to make ‘even better decisions’ it goes directly to the two big challenges for every Decider – ensuring that each decision will contribute to (rather than detract from) achieving the purpose of… Continue reading Grant Purdy, Roger Estall: Evolution as a ‘belief system’

Grant Purdy, Roger Estall: The label ‘risk management’

Grant Purdy and Roger Estall have recently published a book on decision-making called Deciding. Written to help decision makers (they call them Deciders) to make ‘even better decisions’ it goes directly to the two big challenges for every Decider – ensuring that each decision will contribute to (rather than detract from) achieving the purpose of… Continue reading Grant Purdy, Roger Estall: The label ‘risk management’