Articles by The Harbus

  • Pokémon Go or Pokémon Go Away

    Pokémon Go or Pokémon Go Away

    by on September 15th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Terrance Rogers. Pokémon is taking the HBS community by storm. For many, it’s been an addictive game that brings back just the right amount of childish nostalgia, but for others, … Read More

  • HBS Partner Life: What You Should Know

    HBS Partner Life: What You Should Know

    by on September 14th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Heather Fischer. Dear RC Partners, For (at least) a year or so now, many of you have listened to your student excitedly share their dream, hope, and aspiration of pursuing their MBA … Read More

  • An Interview with Henry Ellenbogen: The Man Who Taught Mutual Funds how to Invest

    An Interview with Henry Ellenbogen: The Man Who Taught Mutual Funds how to Invest

    by on September 13th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Lee Sun. The allure of Silicon Valley has grown in the eyes of HBS graduates since the Financial Crisis, and it is not surprising that more and more HBS’ers are leaving school to … Read More

  • Business at Its Best: A Lesson in Low Cost Education from Sierra Leone

    Business at Its Best: A Lesson in Low Cost Education from Sierra Leone

    by on September 11th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Francisco Guarisse. Mohammed Kamara raises his hand as high as he can, eager to catch the teacher’s gaze and, maybe, get called. If he answers this question correctly he may help … Read More

  • Trump, Brexit, and Political Overhaul

    Trump, Brexit, and Political Overhaul

    by on September 10th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Dmitry Zhdankin. 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 Union. How could more … Read More

  • 8 Things I Wish I’d Known Before My First Year at HBS

    8 Things I Wish I’d Known Before My First Year at HBS

    by on September 8th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Itamur Zur. 1. 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 it can really be. Before you know … Read More

  • Revenge of the HBS Nerds

    Revenge of the HBS Nerds

    by on September 7th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Norman Nescio. 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 letter one day which reads … ‘It’s a … Read More

  • HBS Gives Thanks: The Unsung Heroes of HBS Experience

    HBS Gives Thanks: The Unsung Heroes of HBS Experience

    by on June 26th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Adzmel Adznan. When I first stepped foot on this hallow ground way back in November 2014, I knew this place was special. Part of what made my brief visit to HBS for my interview so … Read More

  • 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