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Wednesday, December 9, 2015

SOAR -- don't SWOT -- to reach a strategic decision

By Mark Haugen

How do you make your leadership decisions? There are almost as many decision-making methods as there are leadership styles.

Some organizations expect or allow decisions to be made exclusively by an individual or small group of leaders. Some leaders do a group SWOT analysis, where insights are gained by reviewing the Strengths, Weakness, Opportunities and Threats related to a needed decision.
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