NO–Being an Entrepreneur–Well, Not Just Yet…

“There is an infinite amount of money out there.” HBS Professors are always stating: “Follow your passion, be an entrepreneur.” But the reality of the situation is quite different. This is why I chose to put off my entrepreneurial ventures in these uncertain times. For a guy who wants to start a Space Tourism company… Continue reading NO–Being an Entrepreneur–Well, Not Just Yet…

Immersion Experience – Actualizing Dreams in the Developing World

Three students volunteered on a service trip to the Philippines during the winter break. We recommended ways of using the country’s hydropower efficiently to enhance rural electrification. One of our guides in the Philippines pulled me aside early on and said, “The Philippines is still a developing country with its flaws, but I wouldn’t change… Continue reading Immersion Experience – Actualizing Dreams in the Developing World

Summer Stories – Jacqueline Beato, Harrah's

Fun and work were two words I thought I would never say in the same sentence. This summer proved me wrong. My brief experience with Harrah’s Entertainment made me realize that it was possible to work in an environment that was fun, exciting, engaging, and challenging all at once. My summer began with a rotation… Continue reading Summer Stories – Jacqueline Beato, Harrah's

Living a Vida Vegas: a Growing MBA Opportunity in the Gaming & Hosptiality Industry

Picture yourself getting paid to dine in 5-star restaurants, party with Kobe Bryant, meet and greet with Warren Buffet, and learn the ins and outs of how to run a premier casino. If this lifestyle appeals to you, then definitely consider a career in the gaming & hospitality industry. During the weekend of September 27-30,… Continue reading Living a Vida Vegas: a Growing MBA Opportunity in the Gaming & Hosptiality Industry

"What Happens in Vegas…": Highlights from the Las Vegas Trek

Over Columbus Day weekend, 42 HBS students and partners embarked on the second annual Las Vegas Trek, sponsored by the Hospitality and Travel Industry Club. What follows is an account of the “official” Trek activities; for anything else that might have happened in Las Vegas… well, you will just have to join us next year… Continue reading "What Happens in Vegas…": Highlights from the Las Vegas Trek

As Winter Turns to Spring, Section G Turns Up The Heat

In the last two weeks, members of section G have enjoyed the highs and lows of the craps tables at Foxwoods, a successful ski trip to Killington, Vermont and raucous night of Karaoke in downtown Boston. The Foxwoods trip, according to social czar Charles “Chuckie” Duhigg was conceived to give students “an opportunity to cover… Continue reading As Winter Turns to Spring, Section G Turns Up The Heat