Decision-making is like a recipe. Experience and information are two aged old ingredients that are organic parts of the process of making choices. Our mind uses its data assist us in the process of deciding.. While you may not be aware of the process that works behind the scenes to formulate choices, it is working on your behalf. Feel free to ask yourself what you know about the situation or people involved. Who are the players? What are the circumstances? What do you need to know? Slow down and take a few minutes to consciously investigate.