The Challenger Disaster and Pandemic Decision-making: An Imperfect but Worthy Analogy

Life and work seem especially complicated these days. Analogies, even imperfect ones, can help us make big decisions such as those we all face with the pandemic.

Bad Decisions with the Challenger

The Challenger space shuttle exploded shortly after liftoff, killing seven people. The date was January 28, 1986. The incident holds lessons for how we “reopen” during the pandemic.