Articles by The Harbus

  • Speaking Up: The Process and Art of Dissent

    Speaking Up: The Process and Art of Dissent

    by on July 19th, 2015

    Former Amgen CEO Professor Kevin Sharer discusses the process and art of dissent. The HBS General Management class had just completed a series of cases about decision-making processes. In these cases, time and time … Read More

  • HBS Student Reflects on Her FOMO

    HBS Student Reflects on Her FOMO

    by on July 17th, 2015

    With just an eighth of her MBA experience left, EC (first-year HBS student) Gong Ke Gouldstone reflects on where her fear of missing out has taken her so far, and where it will take her in the years to come. Today, … Read More

  • The ‘Higher Aims’ of Business Education

    The ‘Higher Aims’ of Business Education

    by on July 16th, 2015

    Alumi John McCall MacBain (MBA ’84) and Jeff Huggins (MBA ’86) discuss the “higher aims” of business education and how they relate to the business community’s responsibilities with regard to … Read More

  • 5 Days to a Billion-Dollar Company

    5 Days to a Billion-Dollar Company

    by on July 15th, 2015

    With commencement and summertime upon us, Philip Levinson, HKS alum and Learn Capital Venture Advisor, shares the updated story of how two HBS students turned their five-day class trip in 2009 into CloudFlare. More … Read More

  • Class of 2015 Reflects: What Makes HBS Special

    Class of 2015 Reflects: What Makes HBS Special

    by on July 14th, 2015

    HBS class of 2015 section presidents share what made their sections special. Section: B President: Bilal Saafir RC classroom: Aldrich 108 Section nickname: Section Bee; Section Baby!; Section Bangalore What’s one … Read More

  • The Journey Begins: 5 Tips to Having a Successful Life & Career

    The Journey Begins: 5 Tips to Having a Successful Life & Career

    by on July 13th, 2015

    Professor Kevin Sharer, former CEO of Amgen, the world’s largest biotechnology company, shares his thoughts on the five things the Class of 2015 can do to have a successful life and career. Spring is a time of new … Read More

  • MBA Advice from HBS Alumni

    MBA Advice from HBS Alumni

    by on July 10th, 2015

    HBS alumna Nancy M. Williams (MBA ‘92) sat down with The Harbus to share her advice and hopes for current and future business school alumni. Williams has had an incredible, varied career in the 23 years since she … Read More

  • A Conversation With Secretary Robert McDonald

    A Conversation With Secretary Robert McDonald

    by on July 7th, 2015

    Regular contributor Patrick Daniel spoke with Bob McDonald, Secretary of Veterans Affairs and former CEO of Procter & Gamble, when he visited the HBS campus.  We got a chance to talk to Secretary of Veteran Affairs … Read More

  • HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Q&A with George Rudolph

    HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Q&A with George Rudolph

    by on May 23rd, 2015

    Earlier this month, Delia Zanoschi and Tum Preugpaibul announced the winners of the inaugural HBS exceptional athlete awards, an initiative they started this year to recognize the best athletes at HBS. This week, … Read More

  • HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Q&A with Francesco Balestra

    HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Q&A with Francesco Balestra

    by on May 20th, 2015

    Earlier this month, Delia Zanoschi and Tum Preugpaibul announced the winners of the inaugural HBS exceptional athlete awards, an initiative they started this year to recognize the best athletes at HBS. This week, … Read More

  • HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Ben Gettinger & Rahul Lele

    HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Ben Gettinger & Rahul Lele

    by on May 19th, 2015

    Earlier this month, Delia Zanoschi and Tum Preugpaibul announced the winners of the inaugural HBS exceptional athlete awards, an initiative they started this year to recognize the best athletes at HBS. This week, … Read More

  • HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Q&A with Juan Muxi

    HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Q&A with Juan Muxi

    by on May 14th, 2015

    Last week, Delia Zanoschi and Tum Preugpaibul announced the winners of the inaugural HBS exceptional athlete awards, an initiative they started this year to recognize the best athletes at HBS. This week, Delia and Tum … Read More

  • HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Q&A with Jeff Zeller

    HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Q&A with Jeff Zeller

    by on May 13th, 2015

    Last week, Delia Zanoschi and Tum Preugpaibul announced the winners of the inaugural HBS exceptional athlete awards, an initiative they started this year to recognize the best athletes at HBS. This week, Delia and Tum … Read More

  • HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Q&A with Parth Jindal

    HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Q&A with Parth Jindal

    by on May 12th, 2015

    Last week, Delia Zanoschi and Tum Preugpaibul announced the winners of the inaugural HBS exceptional athlete awards, an initiative they started this year to recognize the best athletes at HBS. This week, Delia and Tum … Read More