It’s not about the decision. It’s about how you make the decision.
For my first semester in grad school, I enrolled in a class called ‘Strategic Decision Making.’ I went into the class haughtily, telling myself that I already knew what there was to know about decision-making.
I’ve been occupying leadership roles since high school, I’ve participated in organizing conferences that over 20K people have attended, and I’ve launched several successful community organizations. Psh, decision making.
But what this class taught me was that I was making choices independently, reaching verdicts hurriedly, and acting defensively against anyone who disagreed with…