The Business World Articles

  • 4 Ways to Maximize Your LinkedIn Potential

    4 Ways to Maximize Your LinkedIn Potential

    by on September 22nd, 2016

    Facebook. Updated. Twitter. Checked. Instagram. Scrolled. But … LinkedIn? Even for the most technologically advanced generation, LinkedIn is still a mystery. Understandably so, but recruiters, your boss, your boss’s … Read More

  • 5 Ways to Prepare Your Internship Application Gameplan

    5 Ways to Prepare Your Internship Application Gameplan

    by on September 19th, 2016

    1. Set up your fantasy roster. Many of us have been in a situation in which we are passionate about a sport and create a fantasy team that draws from players all around the league. Because you likely have a variety of … Read More

  • Presence Will Help You Get an Internship

    Presence Will Help You Get an Internship

    by on September 16th, 2016

    Interviewing season has arrived, which means every internship or job-seeking individual is doing preparation of some kind to show their best self during an interview. Commonly, this preparation is focused solely on … Read More

  • 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

  • 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

  • The Challenges of Earning Your First Million in Your 20s

    The Challenges of Earning Your First Million in Your 20s

    by on September 8th, 2016

    What would it take to become a millionaire? Would it be getting a high paying job? Or perhaps climbing the corporate ladder until you become the CEO? Be a big time Hollywood star perhaps? Well fortunately, for … Read More

  • 4 Great Mortgage Options for First-Time Homebuyers

    4 Great Mortgage Options for First-Time Homebuyers

    by on September 7th, 2016

    Homeownership is a huge part of American culture, and that’s great for first-time buyers—here’s a lot of help available via government and private home loan products. Here are four mortgage programs ideal for … Read More

  • Get Career Ready: Stop and Smell the Roses

    Get Career Ready: Stop and Smell the Roses

    by on September 6th, 2016

    If you’ve been following along these 27 weeks, you’ve gotten some actionable tips, some timeless wisdom, and some bright ideas for your career. If the ideas inspired you, your to-do list is probably overflowing. So … Read More

  • Get Career Ready: Just Ask

    Get Career Ready: Just Ask

    by on August 22nd, 2016

    In any job, you need sales skills—whether that means selling a product, convincing others of your ideas, or simply proving your own value to a project. It’s important you be able to “get to yes,” and bring others … Read More

  • Property Investment in Singapore

    Property Investment in Singapore

    by on August 20th, 2016

    Property investment is a great way to make a lot of money—if you know what you’re doing. Otherwise, it can be a very risky market, one fraught with legalities and nuances. But with the right guide and a good idea of … Read More

  • Get Career Ready: Be a Connector

    Get Career Ready: Be a Connector

    by on August 18th, 2016

    Do you want to be the person your friends turn to when they need information or a connection? Do you want to become known as a great resource who can add value to anyone? Want to have positive influence on the lives of … Read More

  • 3 Great Reasons to Trade CFDs

    3 Great Reasons to Trade CFDs

    by on August 17th, 2016

    Investing is not a pursuit for the idle. Although it is often believed to be little more than a game of luck, the investment markets are driven by real-world factors, and there is a rhyme and reason to everything that … Read More