Making Conscious Decisions
Jeremy Heimans Keynotes - Jeremy Heimans' keynotes clearly demonstrates his passion and interest in political issues, and his...
He overcame this by creating what he calls Regret Minimization Framework. He said that this made his decision incredibly easy. The framework works by projecting yourself into an older person and thinking about the regrets you would have at that time.
This mentality can help you overcome short term confusions that you may have. For instance, at the end of his decision making keynote, Jeff describes that by leaving his job at the time he did he gave up his annual bonus. This bonus would mean nothing in the future.