The No. 1 Cause of Bad Decisions At Work

Margaret Heffernan
bad decision
bad decision

To understand all the consequences of an important choice takes time and attention -- even if both are hard to come by.

I've written before about the importance of sleep.

Tired brains lose their capacity to think critically, to evaluate data, and to understand the meaning of evidence. But chronic fatigue in the workplace isn't the only invisible risk we run daily. So too is speed.