A Terrible Thing to Waste

The saying may have its merits, but getting out ahead of a crisis is more sustainable and attainable.
by , | July 28, 2010 AT 7:00 AM

As they say, "a crisis is a terrible thing to waste." It turns out, according to William D. Eggers and John O'Leary at Management Insights, that you shouldn't wait for a crisis to implement change.

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Management Insights is published here on Governing.com in collaboration with the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the Harvard Kennedy School. The column is moderated by Stephen Goldsmith, a Professor of Government at Harvard Kennedy School (on leave), and deputy mayor of operations for the City of New York.