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Cuantas veces tienes que cruzar el Rubicon?

How many times do you have to cross the Rubicon?

How many times do you have to cross the Rubicon? On January 10, 49 BC Julius Caesar led his army across the Rubicon river in Northern Italy after a careful decision-making process based on intuition and his understanding of the “crisis” situation he was in. The historian Suetonius commented the decision with the famous phrase Alea iacta est («The die is cast»). Decisions, decisions… at operational, tactical, strategic level. Decisions (operational, tactical, strategic) have to be made by boards, managers in any industry or project on a regular basis. Many Rubicon rivers have to be crossed world wide, on a daily basis. Many decisions fail and are forgotten “by history”, sometimes after a few heads roll, whereas flamboyant successes are glorified, like Julius Cesar’s one. Modern risk analysis techniques enhance your chances to be remembered as a Julius Cesar rather than disappear in the magma of statistical failures. Decisions often…