Sometimes social influences and societal pressures can influence decision;making for the better and sometimes for the worse. In addition to these;pressures, there are risks that need to be evaluated and measured when;making decisions. In this assignment, you will reflect on decisions you;made using social influence, persuasion, and risk taking that went awry.;Examine a time when you were involved in decision making that went awry;as a result of protocols, social norms, or persuasive techniques. If you do;not want to use an example from your business or personal experience;you can select a journal article on which you can base your assignment.;Here are some key words to help you find an article for this assignment;?;?;?;?;Decision making;Risk taking;Persuasion;Social heuristics;?;Write a 3?5-page paper in Word format that addresses the following;?;Describe a decision-making scenario using your business experience;personal decision making or cited journal article, include an example of the;decision-making process, describe the risk, and whether persuasion was;used. What were the social heuristics?;?;?;Explain the incentives in this scenario. Were they effective?;?;?;Identify the risks and the potential decision biases in your scenario.;Propose the corrective steps that should have been taken to overcome;these biases. If a risk assessment was conducted how did this affect the;decision-making process?;?;?;Analyze your scenario for what happened in terms of social heuristics.;Explain how decisions were made and the social factors that shaped the;decision-making environment.;?;?;Discuss the greatest challenges to sound decision-making in your;scenario.;?;?;Critique the decision-making process used by the sponsor(s) and leader(s);of the decision. Identify the mistakes made by the sponsor(s), leader(s);and team members or others impacted by the decision during the;implementation of the decision.
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