Laurence Alison (Author) Laurence Alison is the author of Rapport, professor of psychology at the University of Liverpool and head of the Centre for Critical Incident Decision Making. He has an international reputation and is widely published in relation to his work on decision-making in high-stake environments, interviewing and interrogation, as well as prioritisation and detection of sex offenders. Neil Shortland (Author) Dr Neil Shortland is a world expert on military decision making. He's worked with The Ministry of Defence (MoD), the United States Department for Defence and National Institute for Justice. He has also served as an international expert on security and expert witness on Supreme Court cases involving decision making.
A highly readable and entertaining book... The authors have managed the trick of applying their work with military and security professionals to the high-consequence choices people face in everyday life. This is a thought-provoking and stimulating contribution. * Gary Klein, author of Seeing What Others Don't and The Power of Intuition *