My Action Plan for Humor

If there’s one thing I’ve learned at HBS, it’s the fundamental importance of a good action plan. Of course, a good action plan is supposed to break everything out into “short”, “medium”, and “long” terms, with detailed minute-by-minute timelines and full consideration of all possible contingencies, such as how competitor’s reactions and the sudden onset… Continue reading My Action Plan for Humor

ZAGAT's Eye for the Single Guy

Every year the good people at Zagat produce ranking guides on everything from restaurants to PDAs to top golf courses. However, they consistently miss one of life’s most important, yet frustrating, and inefficient activities. In other words ‘pulling’, ‘picking up’, ‘tuning’, ‘spading’, ‘getting some’, ‘getting jiggy’, ‘hooking up’ and other phrases about which mothers warn… Continue reading ZAGAT's Eye for the Single Guy

Dear Recruiter

Section E Aldrich 209 Soldiers Field Boston, MA 02163 Dear Recruiter, I am writing to you because I have a lot of experience flipping burgers (please see “high school” section of attached resume), and, frankly, I’m just a little disillusioned with the long-term prospects in that industry. Thus, I really, really want a job with… Continue reading Dear Recruiter