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    Provide an example from your personal experience in applying critical thinking to a work related decision, and the importance and benefits of critical thinking in the decision-making processes. I'll need at least two different references.

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    Risk management is always a critical thinking exercise. For a business, it is critical to construct a plan that can be used in all scenarios. I helped a company create one, a drywall and metal framing company. The company, let's call it SC Co., supplies drywall and metal stud framing supplies to all different kinds of construction operations, home and commercial. They have several different types of materials, but we can stick with the drywall.

    This company has been heavily impacted in the past decade with the problems of weather and transportation in several areas outside of Florida and within the state. Ivan and Katrina both presented major problems with transporting both finished boards and also the mineral gypsum that is the base of the drywall boards. Additionally, fires and tornadoes interrupt the mining of ...

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    An example of critical thinking in creating a risk management plan during the decision making process.

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