This November, the WSA conducted a survey of the women at HBS to better understand areas of academic concern and to enable the WSA to articulate a set of comprehensive solutions to improve the learning environment for women at HBS. Numbers tell a story. At the very least, they point to interesting facts or discrepancies.… Continue reading WSA Academic Initiative Survey
“I love beach music, bass fishing and Bo-Jangles fried chicken…and I love my job”. Southern charm and warm weather breezed into campus last Thursday, September 23rd, with the arrival of Billy Campbell, President of Discovery Networks and guest of the HBS Entertainment & Media Club. As part of the club’s keynote lecture series, Billy Campbell… Continue reading Seven Rules of Discovery: Talking with Billy Campbell, President, Discovery Networks
Am I really a Harvard MBA? Do I know what that truly means? What will the world expect from me? President? CEO? I bet they are gonna expect me to start acting responsible? Will they expect me NOT to get up and go to the bathroom in the middle of a meeting? Will I get… Continue reading Class Day Speech of Rayford Davis
My section has developed a wonderful little norm around getting people to speak up. Instead of knocking on the table or waving our arms in the air, we simply express our inability to hear the mumblings of a sectionmate by saying “Louder” or another polite derivative of the word. In general, most people have gotten… Continue reading The Virtues of Speaking "Louder"