Risk taking and management depends a lot on the environment, culture(local and global), upbringing, nature of...

Risk taking and management depends a lot on the environment, culture (local and global), upbringing, nature of profession, peer effect, and our level of understanding of the environment to name a few.

Risk taking and management also revolves around avenues available for an individual or an organization to grow and prosper.

A person need not be always risk-averse. In movies, Pursuit of happiness (English) and multilingual Sivaji, the boss, Will Smith's and Rajinikanth's character ran out of options, and decided to take the route that those characters took. In sports such as, Cricket and Baseball, players tend to take more risks at the tail end of the game to bring a positive outcome.

Originally shared by Joe Carter

26 genetic variants specifically linked to risk taking...

Your Willingness to Take Risks Has a Genetic Basis, And It Could Be Influencing You More Than You Know

The genes are linked to weight and mental illness.