Here’s how business can save the world

Skeptical readers of the Harbus have probably moved on to the next article after reading this headline, but for those optimists who have decided...

Dear Harby

This month, as Dear Harby is enjoying a well-deserved October break amid the dunes of Cabo with her counterparts from the Law (Dear Torty),...

We need to talk about the future of work

Work has been a central concern of Harvard Business School since the first days of this campus. On June 4, 1927, with construction complete,...

HBS Welcomes New Outdoor Art Installations

Every academic year, HBS rotates some of the outdoor art pieces on campus to keep the campus scenery fresh and give students new ideas...

The MBA Fund launches at three top business schools

The MBA Fund is a new venture fund focused on entrepreneurs from HBS, Stanford GSB and Wharton. It launched in September, 2018, founded by...

From the Editors’ Desk: Reflections at one year of #MeToo

It probably hasn’t escaped your attention that it has been just over one year since the launch of the #MeToo movement. In the past...

Startup Corner

What is the problem you’re trying to solve? Human skin is like a sponge. An average female will absorb four pounds and six ounces of...

Inclusion: Moving Blindly, yet Intently, in the Right Direction

During the inaugural Harvard Business School Orientation in the Dark (OITD), hosted by the HBS Student Association’s (SA) Diversity and Inclusion Committee, 57 Harvard...

RC Feels: what RCs think of HBS so far

First month into the RC year, we gulped at Cranberry, admired Dell, decreased value of Netflix & chill, went nuts positioning (Planters), climbed Everest,...

FIN3: The Investment Club

The Investment Club is glad to have the ECs back on campus and extends a warm welcome to the new RCs. Who We Are The Investment...

Advice From Faculty to Outgoing ECs

Stay in touch with one (or more) of your faculty members; these oftentimes become amazing points of connection — in both directions — over...

Africa Is Not a Country

‘What would you do if you were Africa?’ This question said it all to me. I came to HBS excited to learn more about the...

3rd Annual Comedy Night Highlights Student Standup Talent

The jokes flew fast in a sold-out Spangler auditorium on Wednesday, April 11, during the 3rd annual HBS Comedy Night. Preceded by a generous...

Start Up Corner: Eloops

This month we meet Eloops, a mobile app and web-based platform to help companies better engage their employees and allow them to connect with...

HBS Investment Conference: What Should I Buy/Sell?

2018 has been quite a rollercoaster year for market participants – the Dow fell more than 1,000 points twice (the two largest single-day point...

HBS New Venture Competition Awards over $300,000 to Student and Alumni...

Student- and alumni-run startups Hour 72+, Umbulizer, and DynamiCare Health walked away from the 2018 HBS New Venture Competition with the Grand Prize of...

From the Editors’ Desk: To the Horizon

It’s May at Harvard, ostensibly the end of a long Boston winter with the season’s last snowfall still large in the rearview mirror. Warmth...

How Blockchain is Totally Changing Healthcare

The tech world can’t stop talking about blockchain, and nowhere is that more apparent than in the healthcare sector. As one HealthTech contributor put...

Dear Harby: The Advice Column for MBAs

This month Harby helps soon-to-be-former MBA candidates confront the trepidation of graduation, with her tips for surviving life outside HBS. Dear Harby, It’s the end of...

Dear Harby

Dear Harby, I’m planning to run the Boston Marathon on Monday April 16th and have already paid the $185 registration fee. I think I’m okay...

Startup Corner: Alpha Vantage

What is the problem you’re trying to solve? Institutional-quality, real-time financial market data is not affordable or accessible to individual end users unless they (or...

Space and SpaceX: Another Small Step For Man, a Nearly Untapped...

Tesla has continually made it into the headlines lately. The revolution that electric cars might bring has fascinated many, and business people, politicians and...

Machine Learning: Making the Machines Work For You

Machine learning is already a big part of modern life. Machine learning algorithms work in Google’s search results, Spotify’s music recommendations, and Uber’s ride-sharing...

Interview with Marc Rey, CEO of Shiseido Americas

Marc Rey believes “luxury is still about aspiration and emotional connection.” While everyone in the beauty space has been speaking about digital disruption, Rey (CEO...

Life Hacks for Your Networked Search

Be resilient: You need to kiss a lot of frogs to find your Prince (or Princess) Charming. Networking functions in the same way. Do...

Four Takeaways from the Summer Internship Search

In my past life, I was paid to help people choose between offers and worked with people on their career logic. For example, what...

Out of Office: HBS Spring Break Treks

What is the best way to spend Spring Break when there is plenty of work to catch up with, internships to find, exhaustion to...

Practicing Leadership in Corporate Accountability

During RC year, I often wondered why in-class conversations about ethical leadership were so divorced from the rest of the HBS curriculum. Case method...

Tolana: Empowering Women by Empowering Mothers

“We believe a mother can shape her kids’ lives, and therefore, mothers have the power to redefine the world.” The UN’s fifth Sustainable Development Goal...

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the African American Student Union at...

I stood in silence on the first floor of Baker Library in the Dean’s Gallery. The exhibition entitled, “Agents of Change: The Founding and...