The OODA Loop can help improve your efficiency under stress

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My January 2012 2olumn at Fire Rescue Magazine on FirefighterNation: The Observe, Orient, Decide and Act Model of Decision Making:  Using the OODA Loop can help improve your efficiency under stress. By Billy Schmidt Published Friday, January 20, 20112.

The unfolding challenging and confusing circumstances of the fireground can lead us to misread the situation. The problems we encounter are difficult to understand and control. Combined with a lack of understanding of how we perform under stress and with the cultural propensity to simply act, we are sometimes unable to perform effectively.

How do we get better at this? Read more here ……


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