MBA Student Life Articles

  • 5 Quotes From Businessmen And Women That Will Get You Through B-School

    5 Quotes From Businessmen And Women That Will Get You Through B-School

    by on June 29th, 2016

    This article by Francine Fluetsch is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan. We all get to that point during school where we think it’s time to give up. We know we won’t actually (or we hope we won’t), but it’s … Read More

  • Advice for Your Time at B-School

    Advice for Your Time at B-School

    by on June 27th, 2016

    If you’ll be earning your MBA as part of the Class of 2018, chances are that right now you’re either finishing up your last weeks at work or enjoying some much-needed downtime before heading to campus. During the … 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

  • 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

  • First Week in NYC: Classmate Visits from Australia

    First Week in NYC: Classmate Visits from Australia

    by on June 10th, 2016

    I think this is the perfect time to write this blog as I sit here at WeWork Times Square and reflect on the last couple of days. Let me just preface this by saying that it was been an incredibly exciting couple of days. … Read More

  • Motherhood and the MBA

    Motherhood and the MBA

    by on June 9th, 2016

    While it’s true that going to business school with children in tow is no cake walk, many MBA moms are finding more resources and support on campus than ever before. With that in mind, I wanted to share this post on … 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

  • 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

  • Benefits of Being a Dog Lover as a Student

    Benefits of Being a Dog Lover as a Student

    by on May 27th, 2016

    You love dogs because … well, they are just so darn cuddly and cute. But did you also know that being around these friendly canines can improve your health? Being a dog lover reduces stress Studies have shown that dog … 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

  • 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

  • HBS Class of 2016: Make a Difference

    HBS Class of 2016: Make a Difference

    by on May 20th, 2016

    Today’s article was written by Steve Hind. In a few short weeks, the 900+ students of the Harvard Business School MBA Class of 2016 will graduate. There is no doubt that these remarkable people will do great things … Read More