How To Make
Better Decisions

Analytical tools for taking rational decisions. Understand biases to make more informed decisions. Maximise results by applying your learnings to real-world scenarios.

2 Hours

Total duration


Video lectures

Rs. 500



Benchmark your skill level


Mentor sessions

What will you learn?

Dr. Shavin Malhotra

Professor of Strategy 
Conrad School of Entrepreneurship and Business, University of Waterloo

Who is this course for?

Industry Recognized Certification

On the successful completion of this course, you will be awarded with a verified certificate from Laddr. This certification can be easily shared on your resume and LinkedIn!


  • The relationship between cause and effect and how it impacts decision-making. Differentiate between what is causal versus simply correlated
  • “Hidden” costs we often overlook while making decisions
  • A probabilistic mindset to understand how likely certain outcomes of your decisions are.
  • How the human mind uses natural shortcuts in decisions that lead to biases and bad decisions
  • Why we are risk averse and how that impacts decision-making in our daily lives
  • How marketers can utilize our mental shortcuts or biases push consumers to buy specific products or services
  • Objectivity in finding new information or data while making decisions

Meet The Expert

Dr. Malhotra is an expert in the field of corporate and strategic decision-making. His program of research centres on 3 themes and their intersections: strategic leadership, corporate strategy and performance, and gender diversity in top management teams. His research has been published widely on infamous and renowned platforms, including the Harvard Business Review and the Wall Street Journal. Other notable publications are present in Strategic Management Journal, Journal of International Business Studies and Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. The University of Waterloo recognized him for outstanding performance in 2019 and 2021 and for teaching excellence in 2017 and 2018.



What all is included in the course?

You will get unfiltered access to our mentor-led pre-recorded videos. You will enhance your learning with our in-depth real-world scenarios that showcase how these skills apply daily. And, you can apply your new skills at the same time with our interactice and engaging assessments and quizzes.


Is the class pre-recorded or live?

The class is completely pre-recroded and is self-paced. You can pause anytime and pick up right where you left off.


How long do I have access to the course for?

After purchasing, you will have access to the course for 3 months.


Can I have access to the mentors?

Yes, of course you can! At an additional cost, you can unlock a 1-on-1 session with the mentor!


Will I get a certificate after the course?

Yes, after completing the final assessment you will get an industry verified certification that can jop opportunities for you.


I have made the payment, but have not gotten access to the course. What should I do?

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