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Critical Thinking in Decision-making

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In APA format. 700-1,000 word paper in which you describe critical thinking. In your paper, provide an example from a work related experience that involved critical thinking,and the importance and benefits of critical thinking in the decision-making processes. Be sure to properly cite at least two different references.


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Interesting topic! One approach to help you with an assignment like this one is to provide information from various sources for the different questions posed for the paper assignment, which you can draw on for your final copy. This is the approach this response takes. I also attached an excellent resource that links critical thinking skills to the decision making process as well as APA resource to use for your final copy. However, I referenced two sources using APA style.


Critical thinking involves logical thinking and reasoning including skills such as comparison, classification, sequencing, cause/effect, patterning, webbing, analogies, deductive and inductive reasoning, forecasting, planning, hypothesizing and critiquing (Critical and Creative Thinking - Bloom's Taxonomy).

Critical thinking is involved and is indeed beneficial in the decision-making. Decision Making is a strategy that requires that the decision-making gather information, examine decision-making data, establish alternatives, and analyze consequences before making a final decision. Often, decision-makers then use the data to predict long-term effects of decisions and form and test hypotheses. (3) In the decision-making process, one way it benefits the process is by bringing to light any assumptions that might influence or bias the decision-making process. ...

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By example of a work-related experience, this solution provides assistance is describing critical thinking and the importance and benefits of critical thinking in the decision-making processes. Supplemented with an article on critical thinking and decision-making processes.