MindDecider lets you do the planning, monitoring and analysis of tasks easily. It helps you make effective decisions in business as well as personal uses. The program is based on mind mapping concepts combined with multiple criteria analysis (MCDA) which is widely used in decision support systems. It thus facilitates creative approaches and the precision of mathematics and logic. This allows users to generate creative ideas and easily find the best solutions. You need some learning time to understand the operation with its various modes. Tutorials and help documents help you learn the same. It has the planning, estimating, time analysis and the reports modes. Time Analysis mode allows you to set time characteristics for objects. The software has a range of ready templates and subject areas to get you started easily.
There is a free viewer available that lets you view projects created with the MindDecider main program. Teammates, friends and anybody associated can share the projects. All the collaborators to easily open, view and print the projects without having a program installed. The main work area is a large freehand drawing area. As you create the elements of the mind map, it is easy to move them around to reflect the exact thoughts you have about the task. Estimate figures are attached to the tasks and can be easily changed to adjust to your current thinking as plans are refined. This could become a very useful planning tool in solving problems in the business, give it a try and see if suits your work flow and style.