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If We Can Put a Man on the Moon: Getting Big Things Done in Government by John O'Leary, William D. Eggers

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CHAPTER 2

The Design-Free Design Trap

Blueprint Bootcamp

Idea → Design → Stargate → Implementation → Results

(←—————Reevaluation—————→)

CHAPTER GUIDE

  • Don Shula and Medicare Reform
  • Choice Overload
  • The Design-Free Design Trap
  • California’s Electricity Belly Flop
  • A Blueprint for Disaster
  • Failing the Enron Test
  • How Legislation Gets Written Today
  • The Discipline of Design
  • Designing for the Real World
  • Ready, Fire, Aim
  • Design for Execution

Do not worry if you have built your castles in the air. They are where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.

—HENRY DAVID THOREAU

DON SHULA DOES not usually shop at Walmart. But just after midnight on November 15, 2005, the NFL coaching legend made history at the Walmart store in Hallandale, Florida, ...

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