What was the toughest decision you ever had to make?

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Dyan said: (Jul 16, 2016)  
The toughest decision that I made was no confidence to myself though I'm good and skillful but when I got rejected for the position that I wanted it makes my heart broken. But some point, God prepares me for a bigger and better future.

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Sruthi said: (Jul 10, 2016)  
When I completed my intermediate I felt dilemma which branch I should join I should take whether CSE or felt that situation. But as per my strength, I come out of that problem.

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Dhananjai said: (Jul 7, 2016)  
I try to take the best decision I can think of at that moment, if it comes off great, if not I will make sure my decision is justified by my actions, so there are only decisions and no tough decisions for me.

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Bhargav said: (Jul 7, 2016)  
I think it's not the tough part to take a decision, the tough part is that can you live with it or not. You can make up for it or not. So, I can say that I haven't regretted my any decisions yet.

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Ammu said: (Jul 7, 2016)  
First I belive my self thats it because this my life. EX; I know I change world because my self I don't think others.

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Priya said: (Jul 6, 2016)  
Every decision brings a risk with it and I don't think that without any risk one can achieve the success.

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Prince Mukhtar said: (Jul 1, 2016)  
I think the toughest decision of my life was to prepare for JKCET, after I got 85% marks in 12th class. I was in a dilemma at that time whether to go for graduation or prepare for JKCET. It was my parents' choice to study for MBBS and become a doctor. But I was not at all motivated to prepare for MBBS, but I had to. Also for this, I had to leave my hometown, my parents, and friends. I think that was the toughest part.

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Lakshmi said: (Jun 30, 2016)  
Whatever I decide, I first make myself clear about the outcomes of my decision or at least I will be prepared to face the consequences. So I would not find it difficult to make a decision or face the consequences.

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Asha said: (Jun 29, 2016)  
The decision is toughest when we don't have a clear idea about that problem.

When I am facing that situation I just only think about the problem, take suggestions from the surrounding people then only I will move forward.

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Roshan Roy said: (Jun 25, 2016)  
Firstly I analysis the theme of my decision with every angle and it makes me easy to take the toughest decision.

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Krishna said: (Jun 18, 2016)  
My toughest decision was taking electrical engineering instead of computer science.

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Samara said: (Jun 14, 2016)  
To choose Instrumentation and control engg over software.

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Sivz said: (May 24, 2016)  
The toughest decision I ever had to make was to decide, how early should I retire in order to spend the rest of my life like a Boss!

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Frank said: (Apr 23, 2016)  
The toughest decision I would ever make is being unethical in the conduct of my duties.

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Akshay Parab said: (Apr 22, 2016)  
I wanted to go in IT industry, that think was for sure. But I wanted to go towards development side but was unable to crack the development interviews. So my toughest decision was to choose some alternative by which I can enter into IT industry so I entered IT platform via Software Tester position and after a while, I started enjoying Testing than Development. Sometimes, in life, we have to take certain decisions just to keep up the Rising moment going.

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Dhivyadharan said: (Apr 4, 2016)  
If you think that to take the decision is tough it is tough, if you think that to take the decision is easy it is easy. Everything is in your mind. I am always cool to take a decision.

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Ruchika said: (Mar 22, 2016)  
My toughest decision in choose between convenience and experience.

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Anil Deshaboina said: (Mar 9, 2016)  
Decisions aren't tough until we don't have a clear idea about our options. I don't face such difficulty, because I am always working on my options to choose my best.

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Mohamed said: (Feb 28, 2016)  
No decision is considered a tough one until you delay it, decisions are not taken at the right time considered tough decisions.

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Prashanthi said: (Feb 3, 2016)  
When we take some decision we feel like it is toughest until we face it once we face it if we fail we learned from this or if we achieved it will create a positive attitude in our mind.

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N Jha said: (Jan 28, 2016)  
Nothing is tough. It all lies in how you can convince yourself. Be practical, logical and most importantly, be positive of what ever decision you take.

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Rekha said: (Jan 18, 2016)  
When I am making a decision for me I don't feel as it is tough for me but when others make it for me I feel sometimes tough.

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Asfarkhan Patel said: (Dec 25, 2015)  
Last year I was offered the opportunity to move up in PMO office within my company.

The promotion would have included a pay raise and a more prestigious title "Assistant PMO" in PMO department. However, I was at a critical juncture with several responsibilities and was concerned that moving at that time might jeopardize their progress and create negative consequences for employees I supervised.

I thanked my superiors for the opportunity and discussed my concerns, and we came to an agreement that it was best for the company that I remain in my current role for the time being, with the possibility of accepting the promotion at a later date.

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Bhargavi said: (Dec 16, 2015)  
When I take toughest decisions I don't feel like I take a tough decision. I thought how to analyse the problem and solve in an easy way.

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Swati W said: (Nov 3, 2015)  
I have to things in my life first is education and second is marriage. First one is to convince my dad for MBA in out of town as I am a first child. So I try to convince him that in future I will have only graduation degree and if I not study further and second on is to marry with a stranger and final decision has to be taken by me so I talk and meet with that guy and then we both get married.

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Vijaya Laxmi Tiwari said: (Nov 2, 2015)  
As long as I remember its just nothing. Because whatever decision I took its all about my happiness and I learned many things from that, like, later on you will be happy to know that whatever is the situation its just because you have made it, no one is responsible for it. So you will not blame anyone for your own life.

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Mymy said: (Oct 27, 2015)  
My toughest decision was kept studying for LIS major. When I was first a year student I decided to quit the University which not the major I applied for. But after 4 years have been working as a Librarian I realized that I love my job and my customers so much and all the things I'm doing.

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Pankaj Kumar said: (Oct 25, 2015)  
Sir.

I think taking decisions are not tough. Tough is to move on with that decision. And what is tough decision, "A decision which we can take".

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Andy said: (Oct 2, 2015)  
Making difficult decisions is very easy. Rather than talking about difficult decisions to make, it is important to talk about sensible decisions to make. I believe that it is easier to make difficult decisions than sensible decisions.

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Ankit Neema said: (Oct 2, 2015)  
Actually Sir I don't know what is tough decision I just know decision is totally depends on your confidant. If you are confidant for doing any work then you would take fast decision you will not be confused, but if you don't have confidant yourself or little bit of doubt then it may tough for you to taking a decision.

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Dhanalakshmi-V said: (Sep 19, 2015)  
Till now I havent faced such decisions Sir. But if at all I have such a situation I would rather not consider it as a tough decision, I would make it the best and easier, and start working on it because until we start it is a tough one.

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Pankaj said: (Sep 6, 2015)  
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I think decision are right or wrong it all depends on us. If we are determined about anything then it is easy I always think about its results if I can.

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Ashish said: (Aug 20, 2015)  
I think the toughest decision of my life was to choose chemical engineering in this college. I was in a dilemma at that time between mechanical engineering in a top private college or chemical engineering here. Also for chemical engineering I had to leave my hometown and my parents, I think that was the toughest part.

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Abhijeet N said: (Aug 19, 2015)  
Its depend upon the situation you face, in my professional career for any hard situation I use to share and get suggestion from my senior as well as working colleague which helps to make my decision more simpler.

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Hemant said: (Aug 14, 2015)  
Sir, decisions are tough until you take it. Once you take decision consider it as easy decision and stick on that decision until you make it right.

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Abhishek Sagar said: (Aug 9, 2015)  
I don't know what's the meaning of tough decision. I believe that everything is tough if you lazy about it. And, everything is easy if you are crazy about it & I seriously don't know how much crazy I am.

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Anamika said: (Aug 1, 2015)  
There were several tough situations which I faced in life. But my toughest decision was to do CA even after being an average student. But today all my parents and relatives are proud of me.

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Chaithanya said: (Jul 1, 2015)  
We are able to know whether the decision is tough or not only when we face it. If we fail, we have to learn from it. If we succeed, have to ready to face another.

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A.Malek said: (Jun 28, 2015)  
Decisions are wrong or right, any situations requires that you must be sharp and ready to be responsible for your decisions and to bear its consequences even if tough or easy and make it motivates you to put your self in a challenge to develop your self to take more right decisions in the future.

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Ankita Gupta said: (Jun 27, 2015)  
Actually Sir I believe in Ratan Tata's line " I don't believe in making right decisions, I take decisions and make them right". So, I don't know what's the actual meaning of tough decision.

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Tiya said: (May 22, 2015)  
I have never faced any such situation. When am in trouble making such a decision my parents helped me. But now it's time for me to take all decisions, even the toughest one. The toughest decision that I would have to face will be about my career as well as my better half.

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Nayana said: (May 19, 2015)  
I don't think decision making can be categorized as tough or easy. It is we who decide whether to make it easy or tough. If we are ready to face any situation with determinism, then every decision making becomes too light. But if we remain lazy, even very small decision making seems tougher.

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Manas said: (May 11, 2015)  
Till now I had not had an opportunity to make tough decisions, if I will ever get a chance to make tough decisions concerning various stakeholders, I will make a right decision based on facts and logic.

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Usha said: (May 5, 2015)  
There is certainly no decision like it's wrong or right. Every decision is taken based on certain situations or prospects. If it was our decision and we made it wrong, there is no point dwelling on it. We need to accept and either change the situation or our reaction to the situation, because we would not make the decision if we knew where it would lead to.

If it is someone else decision thrust on us, then we need to analyse if we can move on with it, if we can't, we need changes. I did face such a situation when I had to choose a career. But, since it's me who made it, I would rather move on and focus on what is positive and possible.

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Aniket Kumar said: (May 3, 2015)  
I don't know what is the meaning of tough decision. As per my opinion everything is tough if you lazy about it. And, everything is easy if you are crazy about it. & I seriously don't know how much crazy I am.

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Shweta said: (Apr 4, 2015)  
Decisions are never tough. They are either right or wrong. The situation, in which a decision is made and the situations, in which your decision leads you to makes your life tough or easy.

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Yousuf said: (Apr 3, 2015)  
I have never faced toughest decision yet. If I get it means I will use my logic rather than thinking a lot on it that toughest decision will be turning into simplest.

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Rajesh said: (Apr 2, 2015)  
If I take any decision, why should I think about whether its tough or simple. Because whatever decision I have taken that is with all good possibilities that's it!

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Kanishk said: (Apr 1, 2015)  
Decisions look tough only because we are scared to make it with the fear that it may go wrong in my life I haven't come across any decision that scared me or broke my will power and dedication I made decisions in my life worked desperately on them and then everything seems to be perfect.

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Anne said: (Mar 24, 2015)  
For me it's letting go of something. Sometimes we need to walk away not to make someone realize how worthy you are but to understand and acknowledge our own self worth.

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