MBA Student Life Articles

  • 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

  • HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Q&A with Karley Marty

    HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Q&A with Karley Marty

    by on May 11th, 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

  • So You Got in to B-School—5 Things You Can Do Now

    So You Got in to B-School—5 Things You Can Do Now

    by on May 10th, 2015

    It’s official. Come next fall you’ll be working towards your MBA at one of your chosen schools. Congratulations! You’ve earned the right to celebrate. However, you probably suspect that there’s more you could do … Read More

  • HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Q&A with Gaurav Varshney

    HBS Exceptional Athlete Awards: Q&A with Gaurav Varshney

    by on May 9th, 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

  • The Introvert’s Guide to Thriving at B-School

    The Introvert’s Guide to Thriving at B-School

    by on May 2nd, 2015

    I finally got around to a book that’s been on my reading list for a while: Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain. The book examines how extroversion came to be so highly … Read More

  • Post-HBS Reflections

    Post-HBS Reflections

    by on May 1st, 2015

    We are now approaching the end of our last semester. After we finish next week’s final exams, we have a break of two weeks and then finally reach Graduation Day on May 28th. This week we have a special academic period … Read More

  • Your MBA Guide to Exam Stress

    Your MBA Guide to Exam Stress

    by on April 21st, 2015

    By Maureen Walker, Director of MBA Student and Academic Services. Let’s face it: it’s a rare person who really looks forward to spending 4.5 hours crafting a compelling, evidence-based, word-limited argument about a … Read More

  • Secret Tunnel to Wall Street Discovered Under HBS

    Secret Tunnel to Wall Street Discovered Under HBS

    by on April 17th, 2015

    The fact that many HBS graduates wind up working on Wall Street is much discussed, but The Harbus has discovered a potential cause of this phenomenon that is rarely mentioned: a secret tunnel that runs from the HBS … Read More

  • Advice for Incoming MBA Students

    Advice for Incoming MBA Students

    by on April 15th, 2015

    If you’re headed to business school in the fall, your brain is probably near melting with an information overload right about now. We’re going to add just one thing more to your overflowing plate, though … Read More

  • MBA Stories: CEO 7 Months after HBS

    MBA Stories: CEO 7 Months after HBS

    by on April 14th, 2015

    Professor Kevin Sharer, former CEO of Amgen, shares the story of a HBS graduate who found himself the owner and CEO of a multi-million dollar company just seven months after graduating from his MBA. We at HBS are … Read More

  • HBS Students Launch Startup Based on Deep Technical Expertise

    HBS Students Launch Startup Based on Deep Technical Expertise

    by on April 12th, 2015

    RCs—i.e. HBS first-year students—Chris O’Neill and Allison Vargas today launched their new startup—Technicly—an ambitious machine learning data analytics business. In an interview at Technicly’s launch night, … Read More