Humans Are Awesome at Risk Management

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Please note: All times are in SGT.
  1. Moscone South

Humans are horrible at risk management! Have you seen the news about Florida Man? How are we even still around? And yet, we are still around. Humans are awesome at risk management; we’re now the dominant species on the planet. Why? How? Explore humanity’s advantages in making rapid, generally correct risk choices.

Learning Objectives:
1: Understand how risk choices that appear unreasonable from the outside may not be.
2: Learn how to identify the hidden factors in someone’s risk choice that most influence it.
3: Find out how to help guide people to risk choices that you find more favorable.

While attendees new to risk management will find this content approachable, an ideal participant will have cut their teeth on organizational risk management and experienced the frustration of being unable to communicate about risk in a fashion that meaningfully alters the trajectory of their client.

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  • Andy Ellis