Choose the Right Path
In a World of Uncertainty

Create Value Out of Risk

In planning for the future, companies today can be sure of two things—change and uncertainty. Strategic Decisions Group’s mission is to help clients keep their footing in an ever-shifting landscape, not merely coping with uncertainty, but turning it to their advantage.

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Gain Deep Insight Around Your Most Strategic Decisions

SDG specializes in helping companies discover and apply innovative ways to assess risk and uncertainty in order to make the best possible strategic investments amidst uncertain—and unseen—market forces.

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Announcing Our New Book: Decision Quality

Few things are as valuable in business, and in life, as the ability to make good decisions. Decision Quality, a new book from award-winning educator Carl Spetzler and his SDG colleagues Hannah Winter and Jennifer Meyer, is here to help you make decisions that maximize value creation in the face of risk and uncertainty.

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SDG’s Contributions to a Better World

At SDG, we are gratified that our work has the power to deliver strong business results and contribute to the creation of a better world. Learn more about our efforts to help clients create economic value, save lives and optimize the impact of healthcare solutions, foster decision-making skills, address global issue like climate change and aging infrastructure, and strengthen local communities.

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SDG Insights

eBook: Closing the Decision Quality Gap
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Infographic: The Top Three Megabiases
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Infographic: Building ODQ
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Would Your Sourcing Organization Know a “Carrot” or a “Stick” if It Saw One?
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Liquified Natural Gas: All Around the World
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Improved Framework Needed for Indian Expressways
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Bringing Quality to Board Decisions
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Deal Evaluation: 10 Failure Modes
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To Save the Euro, Establish Dual Currencies
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Value-Driven ERM
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Portfolio Management in an Upstream Oil and Gas Organization
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Playing Chinese Checkers with India’s Hydro Sector
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Bringing Low Cost Airports to India
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Video: How Decision Quality Improves Leadership
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Video: Decision Quality in the Life Sciences Industry
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Video: Decision Quality’s ‘Aha!’ Moment
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Video: What Are the Origins of Decision Science?
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Infographic: Evolving Risk Management
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Video: What Is the Future of Decision Quality?
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Denationalize Coal Mining in India to Bring Tariffs Down
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Infographic: The ODQ Maturity Curve
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Infographic: Five Habits of Highly Strategic Thinkers
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Latest News

In Memoriam: SDG Community Mourns Loss of Dr. Howard Raiffa

Strategic Decisions Group joins the decision practitioner community in mourning the death of Dr. Howard Raiffa, 92. Dr. Raiffa died Friday at his home in Arizona following a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. “With the passing of READ MORE +

Strategic Decisions Group Names Digital Business and Technology Advisor to its Consulting Team

PALO ALTO, Calif. – June 13, 2016 – Management consulting firm Strategic Decisions Group (SDG) announced today that Randy Krotowski, a former Fortune 100 CIO, has joined the firm as a principal consultant. Krotowski has more than READ MORE +

You Can’t Make Good Predictions Without Embracing Uncertainty — Harvard Business Review

Harvard Business Review has featured an article from Strategic Decisions Group CEO Carl Spetzler and Peter Hopper, who leads the firm’s Hong Kong office. Their article, “You Can’t Make Good Predictions Without Embracing Uncertainty,” discusses how too often READ MORE +

Upcoming Events

Collaborative Decision-Making and Negotiation

September 9, 2015 at 1:30pm to September 11, 2015 at 5:00pm Pacific Time | Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA
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Biases in Decision-Making

September 14th to September 16th, 2016
Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA
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