Effective Decision Making in a Collaborative Environment

In our fast-paced, interconnected world, the benefits of collaboration can sometimes collide with the need to make quick decisions. In this session we explore a number of approaches and factors to consider in decision-making processes. Between deciding alone and full delegation, there are also other options for involving others that can be more or less effective – it all depends on the situation and how well the decision making parameters are understood.


  • Discuss the challenges of collaborative decision making in today’s dynamic and complex organizational environment
  • Analyze the key factors involved in selecting an effective decision-making approach
  • Share specific practices to inform and improve your decision-making processes

Target Audience:  Leaders, supervisors, and coordinators — applicable to a variety of decision-making situations.