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Taegan Goddard
Works at Political Wire
Attended Harvard University
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A new Strategy & Business study finds that costs "can mount quickly when the chief executive officer of a large company is fired or departs suddenly without an obvious internal replacement." "T...
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Ray Wang writes in Harvard Business Review that many companies have trouble spurring rapid growth simply because their priorities are wrong. "First, look at how your organization allocates time and...
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Taegan D. Goddard is the founder of Political Wire, one of the earliest and most influential political web sites. Goddard spent more than a decade as managing director and chief operating officer of a prominent investment firm in New York City. Previously, he was a policy adviser to a U.S. Senator and Governor. Goddard is also co-author of You Won - Now What? (Scribner, 1998), a political management book hailed by prominent journalists and politicians from both parties. In addition, Goddard's essays on politics and public policy have appeared in dozens of newspapers across the country, including the Washington Post, USA Today, Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle, Chicago Tribune, Philadelphia Inquirer and Christian Science Monitor. Goddard earned degrees from Vassar College and Harvard University. He lives in New York with his wife and three sons.
  • Harvard University
    Public Policy, 1990 - 1992
  • Vassar College
    Economics, 1984 - 1988