MJ DeMarco said, “Success is hundreds of choices that form process. Process forms lifestyle.” Your choices are the steering wheel of your life. Poorness is caused by poor choices.
There are two frameworks that will help you make better decisions.
Worst Case Consequence Analysis (WCCA).
Ask the following three questions to analyze the potential consequences of every decision.
What is the worst case consequence of this choice?
What is the probability of this outcome?
Is this an acceptable risk?
The Weighted Average Decision Matrix (WADM).
This framework is for big decisions. You will need a pen and paper, or you can use this website to make it easier: http://www.helpmydecision.com/. Here is a good explanation of how to do it: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WpLXbV0jm9c.