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Decision-Making under Uncertainty
Decision-Making under Uncertainty
Live Training Online
Net Price: CHF 500 per booking
Duration: 2 hours
Participants: 1 - 6 per booking

Product Description


In the traditional economy the role of a managers and decision maker was the one of a helmsman who has everything under control and who is not allowed to make mistakes. Today we know that the purely rational analytical decisions and the zero error tolerance of this manager generation won’t suceed in the world of VUCA. This world is either controlable nor comprehensible in its complexity. Fresh approaches are needed. This training will introduce essential aspects and methods of latest decision techniques, which are most suitable in uncertain situations and can be tested out during the session:

  • To withstand and utilize uncertainty in a productive manner
  • To learn from wrong decisions
  • Utilizing ratio and intuition in the decision-making process
  • Decision logic 'Effectuation'
  • Decision-making in small steps
  • Integrative and cooperative decision-making processes

This training can be combined with any other training from Sommer & Partner Consulting GmbH.

Learning Objective

After the training participants understand why traditional decision logic fail in the VUCA world. They are aware of the fact that decision-making under uncertainty is especially a psychological challenge. The participants know various decision-making techniques which work effectively in an uncertain environment. Also, they can utilize those techniques in their daily work.

Duration, Location and Format

The training lasts two hours and takes place in a virtual room. Access information will be provided in advance. If you have specific questions or case studies you would like to discuss during the training, let us know on the order form. The content is delivered through a presentation, case examples, exercise and dialogue with the trainer.

Number of Attendees and Costs

The training 'Decison-Making under Uncertainty' is for between 1 and 6 attendees. The net price for the training is CHF 500 and applies for the entire group of attendees. If you want to book multiple sessions or a variety of trainings, please ask for our special offers.

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Order and Payment

Place the order online through the booking feature on our website. The order confirmation and invoice will be displayed on the screen and also sent by e-mail. Our electronic methods of payment may be used. Payment is due upon receipt of the invoice. Please contact us if you wish special payment terms.


Technical Conditions

You need a stable internet connection and a PC, laptop or tablet with camera and microphone. If you use a tablet, you will need to install an app on your device. There is no need for a complicated login procedure or account creation. We use the video conferencing application Zoom (


The 'Decison-Making under Uncertainty' training includes

  • Access to virtual training room
  • 2 hours online video training on topics listed under the section 'Description'
  • Presentation documents (electronically)
  • Work results (electronically)
  • Learning app with tools for preparation in advance and with exercises for after the training
  • Live recording (depended on approval of all attendees)
  • Access to our customer network 'Improving Communication and Cooperation'
  • Confirmation of participation

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