On Friday, May 5, 2023, Logos president Helio Fred Garcia was quoted in an article on Forbes on how leaders can enhance their executive decision-making skills. Decision-making is an essential skill for leaders to succeed in their role. The Forbes article features several tips for leaders on how they can hone their ability to make tough decisions in a timely manner from 16 members of the Forbes Coaches Council, of which Garcia is a part.
Garcia’s recommendation for leaders on executive decision-making: Agree Upon a Clear Criteria with Lawyers and Others.
“Many of the notorious crises of the past few decades are characterized by leaders making poor decisions under stress,” Garcia explains. “In high-stakes situations such as crises, executives should resist making decisions based on personal preference. Rather, they need to have clear criteria on how to decide what to do, when to do it and how to do it that is agreed upon in advance with lawyers and others.”
Read the full article here.