Need Help with Cold Calls? Join the HBS Improv Club

With at least one semester under our belts, most of us have dealt with the dreaded cold call. There was probably no one more...

140 Students Flock to San Francisco for HBS Tech Club’s Annual...

Last month, 140 fellow HBS students attended WesTrek during the winter break. WesTrek is an HBS tradition with over 20 years in the books,...

A Couple’s Guide to HBS

With one semester of HBS under our belt, we can confidently say we’re now experts on #LifeatHBS. We thought it was about time someone...

Startup Bootcamp: A Trek to StartupLand and Back

“Come on, entrepreneurs!” cheered Allison Mnookin (MBA ’98), Senior Lecturer at HBS, as she energized the class full of RCs – some with jet...

Dear Harby: The Advice Column for MBAs

Dear Harby, February 14 is a magical day - I finally get to pick whether I spend my summer with Goldman, McKinsey or Facebook! While...

From the Editors’ Desk

Wishing you continued “heisei” in 2019 As the chilliest winter breezes give way to sprightly saplings signaling the coming of spring, we kick off...

How Blockchain Is Powering Up the Energy Industry

Ever since Thomas Edison flipped the switch on the world’s first permanent power station in 1882, energy has flowed in a single direction: from...

Third Annual Cabaret Sells Out Both Shows Again

On November 27, the HBS Cabaret brought entertainment to two sold-out audiences, one at 7 p.m. and another at 10:30 p.m., at the American...

What Keeps Boston Moving: RCs Visit the MBTA

Emily Batt (MBA ’20) reports on a field trip in which RC TOM students saw course ideas in action. Every day, the MBTA completes 1.4...

Startup Corner

This month we meet Joel Camacho (MBA ’20), Co-Founder of blockchain VC Decipher Capital What is the problem you’re trying to solve? Technological advances provide...

From the Editors’ Desk: What We’re Thankful For

With Thanksgiving in the rearview mirror and the start of the holiday season, it’s a time of reflection here at The Harbus. Beneath the...

More Women CEOs

Mary Barra, the highly regarded CEO of General Motors pictured above, is part of a very, very small group of women CEOs.  Mary is...

Highlights from the HBS Tech Conference

The Tech Club at Harvard Business School’s annual Tech Conference took place on Sunday, October 28 on the HBS campus. This event (the first...

Being Diagnosed With Endometriosis Was One of the Best Moments of...

When it all started The first time I had my period I was in middle school. The end of classes was fast approaching and, after...

Startup Corner

What is the problem you’re trying to solve? The number of women breastfeeding is increasing, yet the process of pumping and storing milk is terrible...

Driverless Vehicles and More

What traditional sector has experienced more recent change than the automotive industry? Witness the ubiquity of electric vehicles, the explosion of ride-sharing services and the...

Boston Dreams of Sushi

Seeking refuge from the autumnal breeze, I was walking in Boston’s Leather District and, at first, had inadvertently walked past my destination. O Ya,...

What it Means to Raise Capital From an Evergreen Fund

In Q2 2018, approximately 70 billion VC dollars were deployed across 3,100 deals, bringing yet another year of massive dollar deployments into emerging startups....

Personal Presentation

           Let’s talk about a subject that in its most narrow interpretation has become a bit taboo in today’s world and with good reason.  That...

Brazil’s (B)olsonaro Case and What It Represents for Democracy Worldwide

HBS graduates will soon go out to “make a difference” in a world that is changing. Trump, Brexit, Erdogan, Orban, Duterte, and now Bolsonaro...

Brazil: Keep Calm and Be Optimistic

It has been over a decade since HBS’ Business, Government and the International Economy (BGIE) case on Brazil took place. In the early 2000s...

FGI Reveal

The changing leaves and flurry of Instagram posts can only mean one thing at HBS: it’s FGI reveal day. With the Global Experience Office...

From the Editors’ Desk: Don’t Boo, Vote

At campaign rallies and stump speeches, when allusions to political adversaries elicit boos from the audience, Barack Obama routinely turns to his classic response:...

2,300 Alumni and Guests Return to HBS For Fall Reunion

Over 2,300 alumni and guests returned to campus on October 11th for HBS’ annual fall celebration of 25th through 45th reunions. Reunion activities ranged...

Dear Harby

Dear Harby, I’m an RC taking a break from freaking the living f**k out about my FIN midterm to ask you about something that’s been...

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...