New HBS Start-Up, ThredUp, Aims to ReFresh Your Closet

EC student’s recently launched clothing start-up brings change to your closet. Inspired by the Harbus’ recent issue dedicated to addressing whether now is a good time to be an entrepreneur, I sat down with EC student James Reinhart (OD) to learn about the his clothing startup, ThredUp, and to hear about the challenges of launching… Continue reading New HBS Start-Up, ThredUp, Aims to ReFresh Your Closet

Why can’t we learn to Share?

It’s amazing how much we talk about cohesive organizations, cross-functional collaborations, and synergies in classes, but when it comes to sharing alumni rosters, there’s a pervasive stalemate between different schools and colleges at Harvard. This article is about the reluctance of different schools and colleges in universities to share their alumni networks with each other.… Continue reading Why can’t we learn to Share?

Valentine Songs for the Relationship Impaired

Valentine’s Day. I don’t think there’s a day throughout the year that evokes a more mixed range of emotions. Some people love the opportunity to be with ‘The One’, while others feel it just generates feelings of inadequacy and despair. Guys, on the other hand, see it for what it is: just another Hallmark attempt… Continue reading Valentine Songs for the Relationship Impaired

A Status Update for Mom

Dear Mom,Well, school is in “full swing,” meaning we have two classes a day, maybe three, and then spend the afternoon trying to get in as many additional activities as possible. I’ll try to example this with today’s schedule:8:40 to 10:00-some class about an Italian mobile phone company called Omnitel that uses hot women to… Continue reading A Status Update for Mom