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Why We Make Terrible Decisions and How to Improve Them




Want to change your life? It starts with one good decision. Learn how decisions impact our lives from this discussion with (Pastors Keith Simon) and (Patrick Miller). Interested in more content like this? Scroll down for more resources and related episodes, including (How to Make and Break Life-Changing Habits) and (How to Handle Uncertainty About the Future). Like this content? Make sure to leave us a rating and share it with others, so others can find it too. To learn more, visit our (website) and follow us on (Facebook), (Instagram), and (Twitter) @TheCrossingCOMO and @TenMinuteBibleTalks. Outline 0:15 - Follow our new (Twitter) account @tmbtpodcast 5:00 - Book recommendations 7:20 - Career choice statistics 9:40 - Why we make terrible decisions 10:00 - (Confirmation bias): (smoking study) and (disagreement study) 22:45 - How we can make better decisions 23:05 - (Richard Feynman quote) and (Jeremiah 17.9) 28:45 - (Matthew 25.21-23) 37:35 - Get an outside perspective: (Proverbs 12.15) 43:10 - Pray about your decision: (Psalm 37.4) 47:10 - Subscribe. Rate. Share. Social Facebook: ( Instagram: ( Twitter: ( Passages Jeremiah 17.9: ( Matthew 25.21-23: ( Proverbs 12.15: ( Psalm 37.4: ( References The 10 Challengers About a Career as a Lawyer by Sally Kane from The Balance: ( Heidrick and Struggles study of 20,000 searches highlights need for onboarding improvements:'ve%20found%20that%2040,in%20terms%20of%20lost%20revenue.&text=The%20cost%20of%20failure%20for,surival%20jobs%22%20after%20a%20failure... Support this podcast