What my MBA at Harvard did NOT teach me

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The only way to make an impact is to go to Wall Street. As you can see below, more HBS graduates are heading out to the West Coast to make a difference, taking positions in product management, marketing, sales, and general management.  In a dramatic shift versus a decade ago, technology jobs are more sought […]

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April SAMBA awards!

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Congratulations to Erin Patten (E), Ana Mendy (OA), Tim Mooney (OI), Kim Chen (I) and Minh Chau (C), recipients of the April SAMBA Award! Created through a partnership between the SA and MBA Program, the SAMBA Award recognizes unsung students who have had an exceptional impact on the HBS community. These five individuals have demonstrated […]

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The Truth about “Section X”…and The Black & White Society

May-06-2014 by
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Jodi Kantor referred to “Section X” last year with her article in The New York Times about HBS, and we thought we’d give you some perspective. First off, if you think that we’re giving this topic more attention than it deserves, our answer is that it’s already out there. Even if we don’t care about it, we’ll be […]

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AN EVENING WITH SCOTT JUREK

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Cambridge, April 12th, 2014We all have moments when we want to give up. When pressure or pain becomes too high, it feels natural to throw in the towel. But it is going that extra mile that divides victors from losers. When Scott Jurek, world-famous athlete and dedicated vegan, visited Harvard Business School last week, his fireside […]

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AN AFTERNOON WITH JACK WELCH

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Cambridge, April 28th, 2014It was almost four o’clock. The clock was ticking. I was running to see Jack Welch, former chairman and CEO of General Electric. When I walked through Spangler Hall, I ran into a friend. She wished me good luck. The auditorium was already packed beyond capacity when she left earlier. And she was right. […]

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HBS Rugby Success at MBA World Cup Leads to Record Hike in Tuition

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HBS announces tuition is set to rise in the fall, citing a significant increase in brand value due to countless victories by the rugby team. The perennial North American champions took their success to new heights earlier this month, bringing home the World Cup to HBS for the first time since 1998. The MBA Rugby World Cup, held […]

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Interview with the Editors-In-Chief Emeritus: The Year in Review

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Harbus: So why did you guys decide to do this in the first place? Selikowitz: I think we’re both passionate about journalism. I was an editor at my undergrad paper – very different from the Harbus in every way, but I still wanted to engage with that. The Harbus has a special role to play at HBS, […]

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OFF THE WALLS

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In this monthly series we will pick a piece from the Schwartz Art Collection to discuss in the hopes of starting conversations about art on campus and beyond. We don’t claim to be experts, just fans of interesting art excited to talk about what we see. RBN: For our final installment of the year, we’ve chosen Philip […]

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What is your Mindset?

May-06-2014 by
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HBS’ mission is to help you become leaders who make a difference in the world. In pursuit of our mission we have very high standards and aspirations for you which require your best self in the effort. The knowledge and skills we work together to develop include: (1) basic skills, techniques and frameworks to critically think about the […]

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