Articles by The Harbus

  • Sexual Tension: The Vivacious and Vexatious Things the Other Gender Does

    Sexual Tension: The Vivacious and Vexatious Things the Other Gender Does

    by on June 21st, 2016

    I recently set out to investigate what men and women had to say about the annoying things they have observed and experienced from the opposite gender. Knowing love isn’t always about moonlit dinners and walks on the … Read More

  • Professor Sharer on Leadership in Health Care and Giving Back

    Professor Sharer on Leadership in Health Care and Giving Back

    by on June 19th, 2016

    Today’s article was written by Robert Lam. At HBS, we are lucky enough to be taught by some of the most experienced leaders. Professor Kevin Sharer is the former CEO of Amgen and sits on the boards of Chevron and … Read More

  • The HBS Breakfast Club

    The HBS Breakfast Club

    by on June 14th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Terrance Rogers. One of the most powerful men in the business world doesn’t work in the private sector. His name is Nitin Nohria, and as Dean of one of most powerful institutions … Read More

  • ToMo Always Beats FoMo

    ToMo Always Beats FoMo

    by on June 6th, 2016

    Today’s article was written by Steve Hind. A little under three years ago, Lindsay McGregor graduated from HBS with her MBA. Today she, along with co-author and co-founder Neel Doshi, are the authors of a New York … Read More

  • Why 6 HBS Students Designed the Nonprofit Clinic: Tackling Inequality Course

    Why 6 HBS Students Designed the Nonprofit Clinic: Tackling Inequality Course

    by on June 4th, 2016

    ECs Vatsala Deora, Sara Gentile, Cait Haught, Shannon Nelson, Molly Palmersheim, and Shireen Soheili worked together with professors to design the course this past fall as part of an Independent Project and now the … Read More

  • How to Expedite the Garland Nomination

    How to Expedite the Garland Nomination

    by on June 2nd, 2016

    Today’s article was written by Benjamin Luxenberg. 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 Antonin Scalia, Republican … Read More

  • Disrupting the Engagement Ring Industry: The HBS Alum Taking on Cartier and Tiffany

    Disrupting the Engagement Ring Industry: The HBS Alum Taking on Cartier and Tiffany

    by on June 1st, 2016

    Today’s article was written by Tiffany Zhou. 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, and sold … Read More

  • HBS Tenure System: Performance Motivator or Russian Roulette?

    HBS Tenure System: Performance Motivator or Russian Roulette?

    by on May 30th, 2016

    Today’s article was written by Charanya Kannan. When junior professors enter the Aldrich classroom, we often imagine that they are thinking about who to cold call and how to open the case. Underpinning those … Read More

  • Social Impact And Balancing Social Value With Financial Value

    Social Impact And Balancing Social Value With Financial Value

    by on May 29th, 2016

    Today’s article was written by Akinyi Williams. When I was young, my family would often visit my paternal grandparents’ home in rural Kisumu, Kenya. On one of our visits, I remember pestering my mother to let me … Read More

  • A CEO’s Career: Interview with Ellen Kullman, Former CEO of DuPont

    A CEO’s Career: Interview with Ellen Kullman, Former CEO of DuPont

    by on May 28th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Matt Simpson (HBS ’17). Many HBS students dream of breaking into the C-Suite, but how does one get there? Careers in general management are highly sought-after as they offer broad … Read More

  • 5 Simple Tips to Take With You When You Graduate

    5 Simple Tips to Take With You When You Graduate

    by on May 26th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by 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 accomplished—and it’s also time … Read More

  • Brexit: A Geopolitical Perspective

    Brexit: A Geopolitical Perspective

    by on May 25th, 2016

    Today’s article was written by Peter Michel. On June 23rd, the British people will vote in a national referendum and will answer the following question; “Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European … Read More

  • Coding Is the New Business Literacy

    Coding Is the New Business Literacy

    by on May 24th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Andrea Coravos. It’s easy to imagine a future where nearly all CEOs are technologically literate. As we swiftly integrate technology into our daily lives, more and more … Read More

  • Reflecting on the HBS MBA Experience

    Reflecting on the HBS MBA Experience

    by on May 22nd, 2016

    Today’s article was written by Sparsh Agarwal. Time Flies! It seems like yesterday when I received my offer of admission to Harvard Business School (HBS) in December 2013. Fast forward two and a half years and here … Read More