Peter Hutchison was a Management Insights contributor. He is president of the Bush Foundation, and was a founder of the Public Strategies Group, commissioner of finance for Minnesota and superintendent of schools for Minneapolis.

Peter Hutchinson
August 13, 2008

Grief is Good

Organizational change is tough for those on the receiving end. But grieving is essential to change.
May 7, 2008

Not the Cavalry

Foundations and corporations can be terrific partners for governments, but there are limits. For one thing, writes Feather O'Connor Houstoun, they can't fill budget gaps.
January 30, 2008

It's a Recession: Attack the Status Quo Now!

We are in a recession, and according to Peter Hutchinson, public managers have three choices: ignorance, illusion or innovation.
September 26, 2007

Transforming Health Care So We Can Keep Our Promises

Health care is literally eating our families out of house and home -- and our governments out of education, transportation and human services. Four key problems, writes Peter Hutchinson, make transformation necessary.