uncertainty avoidance



Acceptance of assumed causes or explanations of a situation as facts to escape the discomfort associated with ambiguity or uncertainty.

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  • You must make sure to understand the uncertainty avoidance and how it may affect you if you take that path.

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  • In order to overcome uncertainty avoidance, we had a system put in place that would allow us to know exactly what we wanted.

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  • The uncertainty avoidance was a key factor in the overall plan to ensure all events would have a retaliation plan.

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