Irreversible and reversible decisions exist on a continuum—they're not binary.
You need to plot your decision against each spectrum to determine the importance of the decision.
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Decisions can be broken down in three dimensions:
1 Resource investment from a decision
2 The overall impact of a positive outcome
3 The impacts of a negative outcome
The process involves plotting a point along each spectrum to determine overall importance.
Step 1: Determine whether the decision is reversible
Step 2: If it's reversible, have confidence in making the decision quickly
Step 3: For irreversible decisions, slow down and gather more information before deciding
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