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What to Do When Things Go Wrong: A Five-Step Guide to Planning for and Surviving the Inevitable—And Coming Out Ahead by Frank Supovitz

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THE CRISIS WITHIN, THE CRISIS WITHOUT

I know how you feel when something first goes wrong. None of us are Superman nor Wonder Woman. We are not indifferent to surprise nor impervious to stress. We may feel a little weak in the knees, we may start to perspire, and our digestive apparatus may feel like its about to release its contents in one direction or another. We may feel nervous, anxious, and maybe even a little panicky. That’s all natural. What we are experiencing is imprinted in our genetic code. Our body is telling us what to do next, and that’s to get out of the jam we’re in.

Before I stumbled into a long career in event planning, I was a biology student at Queens College of the City University of New York. What I loved most about ...

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