The Decisions Of The Decision Making Process Essay

1132 Words May 6th, 2016 null Page
In our everyday lives we are faced with many decisions to make every single day whether we are aware of them or not. Some may be minor decisions that whichever path you choose to take will not affect your future while other decisions in your life may be major ones that will affect your future depending on the route you choose to take with the decision. Every decisions you make whether you realize it or not goes through a decision making process. Some decisions take a very short amount of thought into the decision making process while other, more extensive decisions, take longer more thought out processes. Decisions can be made through either an intuitive or reasoned process, or a combination of the two. Intuition is the ability to have a grasp on a situation or information without the need for reasoning. Reasoning is using the facts and figures in front of you to make decisions. There are seven steps to take in the decision making process. The very first thing you need to think about is to identify the decision that has to be made. Second gather your information. Third you must identify the alternatives. Fourth weigh the evidence. Fifth choose from the alternatives you came up with. The sixth thing you should do is take action, and very last you must review the decision. There are some factors that influence how people make decisions such as emotion, risks, rewards, experience, education, stress, and/or the impact of others opinions. In a business there are…

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