rational decision making


A method for systematically selecting among possible choices that is based on reason and facts. In a rational decision making process, a business manager will often employ a series of analytical steps to review relevant facts, observations and possible outcomes before choosing a particular course of action.

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  • The rational decision making engaged in by the securities expert was excellent as he compared all possible courses of action.

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  • You should always try to use rational decision making when figuring out how to proceed with your new project to insure success.

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  • I needed some better rational decision making skills, so I went to the program that my firm that was offering.

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