Is decision-making getting harder? Too many choices? Too many distractions? Too much “convenience?” Too many apps, updates, pop-ups, and premium upgrades for just $3? Do you ever want to just stop and yell, “ENOUGH!?” (Maybe you have.) How about the people around you? Chances are, they’re facing the same struggles.

Let Bob Wendover and Common Sense Enterprises offer a fresh approach to productivity by helping you improve your workplace decision making. Discover how to deal with the distractions. Learn how to leverage your intuition and act with confidence. Discover what the best decision makers do to manage their time when others feel overwhelmed.

Bob offers solutions that are simple to implement and based on the research he conducts during pre-program assessments and interviews with key leaders. His engaging and thought-provoking keynotes receive rave reviews for their effectiveness. (Oh, and he’s funny too.)

As the next generation of digitally-driven graduates enters your workplace, their transition from book smart to work smart will impact your firm’s productivity like never before. Now is the time to teach your managers how to drive day-to-day decision improvement in all aspects of your business. Contact us for a free thirty-minute consultation with Bob. Call Erin Ashley at 1-800-227-5510 or e-mail her at to arrange a time.

DecisioNinjas! Inspiring Today’s Generation of Workplace Problem Solvers

Is today’s critical thinking gap killing your productivity and aggravating your heartburn? According to a recent study by the Council for Aid to Education, 40% of graduating college seniors lack the complex reasoning skills to manage white-collar work. Chances are, you and your colleagues are confronting these challenges daily. “Where have we gone wrong?” you might ask. But the better question is “What do we do to fix this issue?” Let Bob Wendover provide the solution.

DecisioNinjas! Inspiring Today’s Generation of Workplace Problem Solvers will teach you how to turn those you supervise into contributors who think fast, act decisively and inspire others to do the same. Based on interviews with more than 3000 leaders, managers and business owners, Bob reveals the eight attributes top-notch decision-makers share in every workplace. Then explore how these individuals compel those around them to embrace these attributes in their daily problem solving.

With a new generation of distracted, impatient, and technology-dependent professionals entering the workplace, now is the time to drive day-to-day decision improvement in measurable ways. Join us for this engaging and practical session and walk away with the tools you need to compel those around you to become DecisioNinjas. (See more detail in the pdf below.)

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Book Smart to Work Smart: Teaching New Professionals How to Think on the Job

They can write a dazzling term paper, create a rockin’ slide deck and pass any exam placed in front of them. But can they think on their feet or work independently? Not so much. According to a recent Wall Street Journal survey, at least one third of today’s college seniors are unable to assess the quality of evidence in a document, make a cohesive argument, or interpret data in a table.

So how do you bridge the gap between tests and term papers and the problem solving and productivity they need to work for you? Based on the hundreds of interviews he’s conducted over the past decade, award-winning author and researcher, Bob Wendover will share the principles, strategies and tactics of how effective leaders overcome this school-to-work gap.

Attend this entertaining and practical session. Discover the secrets to getting these emerging contributors to perform productively and independently from day one. Then join in a discussion with those in the room about how you can implement these ideas immediately upon your return to the workplace. Better decisions mean better results and today’s new professionals are critical to that equation. (See more detail in the pdf below.)

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Figure It Out! Making Smart Decisions in a Dumbed-Down World

Do constant interruptions sap your time? Do you struggle to manage the endless menus and choices? Does discomfort fog your thinking when you’re making decisions? If you answered “yes,” this is the session for you. Let Bob Wendover show you what effective decision makers do to manage the interruptions and pressures we all feel in navigating today’s crazy-busy workplace.

Based on the three principles from his award-winning book, Figure It Out!, Bob will teach you how to identify the sources of distraction and eliminate them. You’ll learn how to emulate the best problem solvers in any workplace and adopt their tactics. Bob will teach you what successful decision makers do to master the process of calculated risk. You’ll discover why understanding the context of any decision is the key to taking the best action.

Bob will get you thinking like top decision makers – those who act decisively, employ their intuition, and become the contributors others emulate. By the way, the best decision makers don’t work long hours. They sleep well at night too. Defeat the demons of distraction. Battle the forces of frustration. Overcome the obstacles that thwart effective problem solving. Improve your decisions at work, at home and everywhere else. Attend this high-energy session and let Bob show you how. (See more detail in the pdf below.)

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