Empathy Matters

These reflections were written in reaction to the tragedies that took place over the summer, but they are especially relevant given the recent bombings...

Young Alums of HBSCNY

Did you know the Harvard Business School Club of NY (HBSCNY) is the largest HBS Club in the world with more than 1,300 active...

Everything you need to know about RC Elections

  The United States is preparing for a historical electoral process this November. The electoral fervor comes to HBS some weeks earlier as we prepare...

Title: Trump, Brexit and Political Overhaul: It’s about time we build...

  Can we just take a minute to talk about what happened this summer? I was surprised (and disappointed) when Britain voted to leave the European...

Business at its Best

A Lesson in Low Cost Education from Sierra Leone Mohammed Kamara raises his hand as high as he can, eager to catch the teacher’s gaze...

8 Things I wish I’d Known Before my RC Year

Remember: it’s a marathon, not a sprint If you imagine that life at HBS could be busy - you may well be underestimating how busy...

Partner Life

Dear RC Partners - For (at least) a year or so now, many of you have listened to your student excitedly share their dream,...

I Want To Network (Date) You

A: Hey, great meeting you after the Speaker Series today. I really liked your question at the end. Want to grab dinner sometime? B: Thanks!...

Revenge of the Nerds

So you think you’ve made it. You struggled and climbed your way to the top of your five year career, only to open a...

Trump, Brexit and Political Overhaul

    It’s about time we build Government-as-a-Service Can we just take a minute to talk about what happened this summer? I was surprised (and disappointed) when...

Insider’s Guide to RC Orientation

RC’s, welcome to HBS! My name is Andrew O’Connor and I’ve been helping coordinate RC orientation week. Look no further to find a guide...

Welcome from the SA

  Brand new RCs and returning ECs – welcome to Harvard Business School! The Student Association (SA) executive team is looking forward to meeting each of...

Pokémon Go or Pokémon Go Away

Pokémon is taking the world by storm. For many, it’s been an addictive game that brings back just the right amount of childish nostalgia,...

An Interview with Henry Ellenbogen: The Man who Taught Mutual Funds...

The allure of Silicon Valley has grown in the eyes of HBS graduates since the Financial Crisis, and it is not surprising that more...

Executive Search: Finding the Needle in the Haystack: An interview with...

“It is like looking for a needle in a haystack” describes Jim Searing with a mild chuckle, when asked to describe the executive search...

Protecting the American Innovation Ecosystem

As he was driving to meet a schoolmate acquaintance with an intense and deep experience base in politico-military affairs, he wondered what to talk...

Communicating through Change, Challenge, and Chaos; The Education of Tom...

   What do brands like Target, Theranos, UnitedHealth, and Vanderbilt University have in common with the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Columbine High School Massacre?...

5 Simple Tips to Take With You When You Graduate

From The Harvard University Employees Credit Union With college graduation on the horizon, now is a time to celebrate and look back on all you’ve...

Brexit – A Geopolitical Perspective

The nail in the coffin for “Great” Britain? On June 23rd, the British people will vote in a national referendum and will answer the following...

HBS Women Lead in Closing the Entrepreneurship Gender Gap

Last year Rent the Runway partnered with UBS to launch Project Entrepreneur (PE), an initiative to provide women access to the tools, training and...

Class of 2016: Make a Difference

Harvard MBAs’ Biggest Opportunity for Career Impact? Giving Their Money Away. In a few short weeks, the 900+ students of the Harvard Business School MBA...

Why 6 ECs Designed The Nonprofit Clinic: Tackling Inequality Course (and...

ECs Vatsala Deora, Sara Gentile, Cait Haught, Shannon Nelson, Molly Palmersheim, and Shireen Soheili worked together with professors to design the course this past...

Skirt the Ceiling: Inspiring Women to Wear What They Love

I have a Pinterest vision board (don’t we all) that is dedicated to hot fire work outfit ideas, but all the photos on it...

Disrupting the engagement ring industry: the hbs alum taking on cartier...

The idea: A luxury jewelry start-up that disrupts the engagement ring industry by creating a unique ring for every client.  Designed from scratch, manufactured,...

CODE Corner: Profiling HBS students and their side projects every month

Ollie Wilson (Section B) talks about getting back into coding, even as a full-time consultant What got you interested in CS? I played a lot of...

How to Expedite the Garland Nomination

Since President Obama’s nomination of Merrick Garland for the Supreme Court on March 16th to fill the seat left by the sudden death of...

From MBA to Fortune 500 CEO: Fireside Chat with Steven Reinemund,...

It is hard to know what to expect when going to meet a Harvard Business School case protagonist in person. In our HBS cases,...

TENURE SYSTEM: PERFORMANCE MOTIVATOR OR RUSSIAN ROULETTE?

When junior professors enter the Aldrich classroom, we often imagine that they are thinking about who to cold call and how to open the...

HBO’s Silicon Valley: Lessons from the Writer’s Room on Leading Successful,...

What could HBO’s Silicon Valley possibly teach you about running a venture? More than you might think. During a recent talk at the Harvard...

Coding is the New Business Literacy

Dispelling the myth that “business leaders don’t need to be technical” It’s easy to imagine a future where nearly all CEOs are technologically literate. As we...