Decision Quality: Make the Right Choice Every Time for USAA

Learn how to frame strategic choices, generate alternatives, develop credible forecasts, quantify uncertainty and judge the quality of a decision at the time it is made.

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Overview

You make decisions every day that affect your success. Leveraging an appropriate framework allows you to define the requirements of a quality decision and embrace uncertainty to your advantage. Collaborate in an interactive team environment on a complex decision, applying tools and techniques to a practical situation.

Strategic Decision and Risk Management

Clarify problems, explore available options, develop a structured framework, understand the impact, and commit to your choice.

This program is designed solely for USAA personnel.

This program will be offered at the USAA Main Campus in San Antonio, TX.

Strategic Decision Professionals

Our partnership with SDG combines UT's academic research and SDG's real-world experience in decision consulting to create an unmatched learning experience.

Benefits

  • Learn a powerful collaborative Dialogue Decision Process to address complex issues
  • Frame your decisions to establish a solid foundation for your process
  • Leverage creative methods and analytic thinking to identify alternatives
  • Identify decision criteria with a clear line of sight to your corporate values
  • Utilize sensitivity analysis to identify key risk factors
  • Overcome motivational and cognitive biases to assess probabilities
  • Structure and evaluate decision trees to reduce uncertainty
  • Draw insights from your analysis and communicate results that produce action
  • Discover what it takes to transform decision-making into a core competency of your organization

Who Attends

  • Participants earn 1.40 CEUs and/or 14.00 CPEs for this course. A certificate of completion will be presented from Texas Executive Education.

Additional Information

Prerequisites:None
Course Credits: 1.00


Faculty

Eric Bickel

Dr. Eric Bickel is Associate Professor and Director of the Graduate Program in Operations Research & Industrial Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin. In addition, Dr. Bickel holds a courtesy appointment in the Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering in the Cockrell School of Engineering.

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Katherine Weller

Ms. Katherine “Trina” Weller is Senior Engagement Manager at Strategic Decisions Group. For more than 25 years she has helped organizations make better decisions through consulting, training, and software.

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Upcoming Sessions

Decision Quality: Make the Right Choice Every Time for USAA (In-Person)

Price: $2,570.00

Date
Duration
Location
Instructor

01/15/19 - 01/16/19

2-Days

USAA, 9800 Fredericksburg Rd, San Antonio,, TX 78288

Katherine Weller
Eric Bickel