This is a stressful time for everybody, with teams dispersed and a lockdown with no end in sight; it is a challenging time for even the most resilient of people.

Irrespective of the current situation decisions must still be made, which can be complicated by people being stressed and anxious.

At Understand Understanding ModernGov, we fully understand this and appreciate that it is a difficult time for you.

This half-day virtual Making Decisions in Stressful Situations training course has been specifically designed to help you make effective, efficient and right decisions whilst working in a stressful environment.

Attend this course to understand how stress affects decision making, avoid decision making paralysis and gain practical techniques to prevent stress from affecting your decisions.

Learning Outcomes

  • The impact of stress on decision making
  • Prevent stress from affecting decisions
  • Learn how to manage stress whilst making decisions
  • Practice making decisions in stressful situations
All the Understanding ModernGov courses are Continuing Professional Development (CPD) certified, with signed certificates available upon request for event.

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To speak to someone about a bespoke training programme, please contact us:
0800 542 9414
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Decision Making and Stress

  • Understand the key behaviors behind decision making
  • What causes stress and how does it impact decision making
  • Reflect on decisions that have been made in stressful situations
  • Learn from good and bad examples

Avoid Decision Making Paralysis

  • Gain tools and techniques to make decisions during stressful decisions
  • Learn how to maintain focus and clarity whilst making decisions
  • Develop quick win techniques to enhance how you make decisions

Putting Into Practice

  • Learn how to manage stress whilst making decisions
  • Make your decisions with confidence
  • Practice making decisions in stressful situations