THis is a brainstorming question...
Almost every decision we make is constrained by decisions we have already made and could limit the decisions we make in the future. Which decisions are made that will constrain future decisions? How can more flexibility be created for the future decision to help alleviate the constraint of the past decision?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com June 3, 2020, 10:52 pm ad1c9bdddf
Brainstorming an answer:
Decisions that are made that will constrain the future are those with a firm commitment on the part of the person making the decision or involving areas of control of that same person. Any decision that commits to time or money will be hard to break and any future decisions must weigh the previous decision. For example, the decision to marry puts a real constraint to acceptation dates in the future. And those are not just dating types, but also dates ...
A discussion on the constraints on brainstorming by past decisions and how to make decisions more flexible.