Being a senior leader often means making decisions that don't have clear answers. It may also involve a limited timeframe. The time crunch, while stressful, can be helpful. It forces the energy into the moment.
Gather the available facts and resources.
Use the facts to create options.
Look at the pros and cons.
Rank the options.
Be clear on your limits.
If you break your decision into a few smaller ones, you'll gain momentum, which may help you think more creatively toward your end goal. As a senior leader - the decision lies with you!