Prevent it from happening.

Prevent it from happening in the first place.

That is the answer.

That is the solution to the problem.

Stop problems from happening.

Stop problems from becoming problems.

Catch problems early.

Nip them in the bud.

Stay on top of things.

Get ahead of things.

Do it before we need to.

Don’t dig holes.

Don’t play catch-up.

Be proactive.

Take preventative steps and measures.

Spending time and energy upfront will save us dearly on the backend.

Prevention is the answer.