Control freaks and psychological safety — We brought Eric Olive on the podcast as a guest to talk about the science of decisions and we ended up talking about control and safety. How do you create an environment of psychological safety? And how does that encourage creative collaboration?
Eric has also offered a list of articles and books for more reading which we’ve added below.
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A Leader’s Framework for Decision Making by David J. Snowden and Mary E. Boone HBR November 2007
Fooled by Experience by Emre Soyer and Robin M. Hogarth
Leaders as Decision Architects by John Beshears and Francesca Gino— Harvard Business Review. Structure your organization’s work to encourage wise choices.
“Organizing and the Process of Sensemaking”, Organization Science, vol. 16, no. 4, pp. 409-421.
“The Identification of Solution Ideas During Organizational Decision Making,” Management Science 39: 1071–85. Paul C. Nutt (1993),
“Surprising but True: Half the Decisions in Organizations Fail,” Academy of Management Executive 13: 75–90. Paul C. Nutt, 1999.
Only for HBR (Harvard Business Review) Subscribers
Before You Make That Big Decision by Daniel Kahneman, Dan Lovallo, and Olivier Sibony. Harvard Business Review.
A More Beautiful Question by Warren Berger
Beyond Greed and Fear by Hersh Shefrin
Decisive by Dan and Chip Heath
Educating Intuition by Robin Hogarth
Focus by Daniel Goleman
How We Decide by Jonah Lehrer
Intuition at Work by Gary Klein
Nudge by Richard Thaler and Cass Sunstein
Seeing what Others Don’t by Gary Klein
The Art Of Thinking Clearly by Rolf/Griffin Dobelli
Winning Decisions by J. Edward Russo and Paul J.H. Schoemaker’
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