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The written narrative that saves decision-making

Amazon dislikes PowerPoint presentations at meetings.

In his LinkedIn post, ex-Amazonian Brad Porter mentions most businesses make decisions based on partial context and logical flaws in data.

Amazon does not. Instead, they use a 6-page narrative memo that everyone reads in the meeting itself. This memo describes:

Writing such a memo requires you to think deeply about an initiative. It forces the writer to consider and address the various perspectives and constraints.

It helps make more informed decisions.