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5 Secrets Introverts Won't Tell You

Ann Davis | Posted 02.13.2017 | Healthy Living
Ann Davis

Toughen up – you’re a wimp. Do you feel it too? The discomfort rising inside when someone perceives you as weak or broken. Your first reaction is ...

Multi-Stakeholder Alliances: Learning To See The World Through The Eyes Of Others

FOMIN | Posted 02.02.2017 | Impact

By Francisco Larra Bujalance Francisco Larra is the regional coordinator of the New Employment Opportunities for Youth (NEO) initiative for the M...

HBS to DBS: Larry Culp's General Management Journey

The Harbus | Posted 12.14.2016 | Business
The Harbus

By Alula Eshete, Harvard Business School, Class of 2017 & Harbus CEO "If you were the CEO of an airline, could you be as engaging with the baggage...

What Shopping Has Taught Me About How We Treat Cancer

Kathy Giusti | Posted 11.08.2016 | Impact
Kathy Giusti

I have no doubt that taking a cue from these innovators, even those with seemingly little overlap with the healthcare industry, will prove critical in efforts to make patient treatment more effective. Only then can I be certain to not only find the perfect dress, but seek the perfect treatment.

Protecting the American Innovation Ecosystem

The Harbus | Posted 09.26.2016 | HuffPost Home
The Harbus

By Kevin Sharer, Harvard Business School Professor & Harbus Contributing Writer As he was driving to meet a schoolmate acquaintance with an intense ...

Empathy Matters

The Harbus | Posted 09.23.2016 | Black Voices
The Harbus

Empathy matters. It enables us to recognize and understand the emotions of others when happiness occurs and when tragedy strikes. It pushes us to reach out when someone is in need. It impels us to speak less and listen more. I need more of it. We all need more of it.

Is Elder Guardianship A New Form Of Human Trafficking?

Dr. Terri Kennedy | Posted 09.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Terri Kennedy

As the 71st session of the General Assembly of the United Nations begins this week to discuss international issues that affect the lives of millions t...

Maybe The Republicans Should Stop Nominating 'Businessmen' For President

Steven Conn | Posted 08.23.2016 | Politics
Steven Conn

However much some prominent Republicans are outraged by Trump, he is the third GOP nominee of the last four to sell himself to the party and the nation as a businessman.

Why B-School Education Is A Misfit For Silicon Valley

Vinita Gupta | Posted 08.18.2016 | Business
Vinita Gupta

How MBA education helps prime the entrepreneurial economic-engine, is unclear to Siliconiers. I am an engineer by education and was the co-founder a...

Coding Is the New Business Literacy

The Harbus | Posted 09.27.2016 | Technology
The Harbus

Dispelling the myth that "business leaders don't need to be technical" By Andrea Coravos, Harvard Business School Class of 2017 & Harbus Contributing...

How MBA Programs Drive Inequality

Lynn Parramore | Posted 07.08.2016 | Business
Lynn Parramore

Shareholder-value ideology provides a cover for destructive behavior that tends to heighten inequality in our society.

Good Health is Good for Business

Farsh Askari | Posted 06.23.2016 | Business
Farsh Askari

Not surprisingly, much of the conversation around health care has been focused on expenditures. Perhaps therein lies the problem.

We behave a lot more badly than we remember

The Conversation US | Posted 06.13.2016 | Religion
The Conversation US

Guess who topped even Mother Teresa? The people who completed the survey, with a score of 87 percent. Apparently, most of the respondents thought they were better than Mother Teresa in regards to their likelihood of getting into heaven.

Twelve Life Tips for New Marketing College Grads

Lin Humphrey | Posted 06.07.2016 | Business
Lin Humphrey

As I said goodbye to this year's excited graduates, I thought back to all the advice I'd given and been given at one time or another. Thinking of less...

Insights after a year at Harvard Business School

Aaron Stolear | Posted 05.19.2016 | Education
Aaron Stolear

Almost one year ago, we moved from Houston to start a masters at Harvard Business School. After completing half of the MBA, I thought it was time to reflect on my learnings so far. Here are some of my favorite takeaways from each class of the first year.

The 6% Realtor Price Gouging That HBS Students Are Trying to Reduce

Competitive Realtor | Posted 04.20.2016 | Business
Competitive Realtor

Every time a city dweller buys or leases a new home, they pay a realtor a handsome fee. Realtors generally receive a six-percent cut of home sales and an eight-percent cut of rentals.

3 Unexpected Ways Good Posture Can Change Your Mood

The Huffington Post | Chantelle DMello | Posted 04.18.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

Technology's pervasive presence in our lives may come with its perks, but according to Harvard social psychologist Amy Cuddy, "we spend a lot more tim...

A Path Less Traveled: HBS Graduate Runs for Mayor of Baltimore

The Harbus | Posted 04.07.2016 | Politics
The Harbus

According to Harvard Business School's recruiting statistics, the most sought out industries by HBS graduates are financial services and consulting, together consistently drawing in over half of the school's graduating classes.

'Negotiating the Impossible': An Interview With Deepak Malhotra

Phil Simon | Posted 04.06.2016 | Home
Phil Simon

There's a reason that Getting to Yes has sold untold copies: Negotiation is an essential skill and many people aren't terribly adept at it.

An Arab and Israeli Student Conference at Harvard Aims to Explore Peaceful Solutions through Business

Malik Siraj Akbar | Posted 03.31.2016 | College
Malik Siraj Akbar

The Middle East has witnessed tremendous unrest and tension in the recent years and the young business students at Harvard, who are organizing Sunday's conference, are very aware of the challenges of bringing people together.

Flint Water Crisis: Failure of an MBA

The Harbus | Posted 03.25.2017 | College
The Harbus

Written by Terrance Rogers, Harvard Business School, Class of 2017 "Educating Leaders Who Make a Difference in the World" - Harvard Business School M...

Robert Eccles, Professor of Management Practice at Harvard Business School, considers Actions to Achieve Inclusive Capitalism

Inclusive Capitalism | Posted 03.24.2017 | Business
Inclusive Capitalism

There are no silver bullets for achieving inclusive capitalism. However, integrated reporting can play a major role in bringing it about if it achieve...

The Future of Entertainment: Peter Chernin on Navigating a Career in a Changing Media Landscape

The Harbus | Posted 03.10.2017 | Entertainment
The Harbus

Written by Ching-Ching Chen, Harvard Business School, Class of 2017 Peter Chernin, one of the most powerful media executives in the world, has had a ...

Mindful Work

Ira Israel | Posted 03.09.2017 | Media
Ira Israel

"Capital is different from money. Money is used simply to purchase goods and services for consumption. Capital is more durable and is used to generate...

America's Back Door

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 03.05.2017 | Politics
Marian Wright Edelman

The Harvard Gazette has released a series of articles on inequality in America. They describe Harvard University scholars’ efforts across a range of disciplines to identify and understand this nation-defining and dividing concern and possible solutions.