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Personalizing the In-Store Experience -- Will Consumers Give Up Their Privacy?

(This post is a summary of an independent project completed at Harvard Business School. Click here for the complete paper. The Burberry example is purely hypothetical.) Apple's iBeacon, a location positioning system based on Bluetooth low energy technology, made the use of consumers' location in companies' marketing activities more prevalent. Show More Summary

The Movement To Teach Kids About The Real Life Women They Should Admire

In January, a group of five female students at Harvard Business School launched Lil' She & Lil' Me -- a movement to inspire young children by sharing the stories of real life female role models. "We often talked about the impact of role...Show More Summary

Six Leadership Skills Not Quite Taught At Harvard Business School

Harvard teaches leadership but if you want to learn what works best in running a startup, use six principles from this alumna

Use Your Body to 'Wire' Self-Esteem

Here's a very simple strategy for boosting your feelings of self-esteem. Research led by Amy Cuddy, social psychologist and associate professor at Harvard Business School, found that just a couple of minutes standing in a Power Pose,...Show More Summary

SolarCity $1 Billion Fund Set To Finance 300 MW Of Solar Systems

SolarCity announced on Wednesday, to coincide with Earth Day, the activation of a $1 billion fund that will help fund commercial solar energy systems for businesses, schools, and government organizations across the US. The fund includes...Show More Summary

The 25 best business schools for networking

In the business world, it's all about who you know. So graduating from a business school with a well-connected network makes a huge difference. Online grad school guide surveyed over 10,000 current and former business...Show More Summary

Innovative Challengers at the Gates

This is the text of a speech delivered April 16 at Crossroads 2015, an annual meeting of the Harvard Business School Club of the GCC. The topic of today's conference is "disruptive innovation." In other words, the types of innovation...Show More Summary

7 Tips for Cracking the GRE: Analytical Writing

The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is a standardized test that is taken by the prospective graduate and business school applicants from all around the world who are interested in pursuing a master’s, MBA, specialized master’s in business or doctoral degree. Show More Summary

Cameron's absence from UK election debate could prove a clever calculation

By Richard Hytner, Adjunct Professor of Marketing, London Business School and author of Consiglieri: Leading from the Shadows. There were three lessons for leaders from last night’s live television Challengers’ Debate on the BBC. First, a leader does not have to be present to make their presence felt. The debate took place [...]

The Truth About Walmart and Their People Failures

The “low-cost” leader is hurting the American worker. — It has become cliché to say, “Our employees are our most important resources.” This phrase is passed around in every MBA course known to man. In business school, future executives are force-fed this mantra in preparation for life after school. Show More Summary

Guest Contribution: “Chinese Outwards Mercantilism – the Art and Practice of Bundling”

Today we are fortunate to have a guest contribution written by Joshua Aizenman (USC and NBER), Yothin Jinjarak (Victoria Business School), and Huanhuan Zheng (Chinese University of Hong Kong). This post is based upon the paper of the same title. China has been a prime example of export-led growth that has benefited from learning by […]

Harvard professor reveals why America's infrastructure is so awful, who is to blame, and how we can finally fix it

If there's one thing most Americans agree on, it's that our national infrastructure blows. But we never do anything about it. Why not? Who's to blame? And how can we finally fix it? Harvard Business School professor Rosabeth Moss Kanter has written a new book about this. Show More Summary

Newly named Globe M.E. Skok discusses digital strategy

David Skok sees his mission at The Boston Globe as helping to define the organization’s RPP — “resources, priorities and processes,” in the words of Harvard Business School professor Clayton Christensen. “Clay’s theory would argue that that’s what forms the culture,” Skok says. Show More Summary

'Power Poses' Don't Make You Any More Powerful, Apparently

The secret to power lies in a powerful pose. That's according to a famous 2010 Harvard Business School study that found expansive postures -- for example, sitting back in a chair with your feet up and your elbows stretched out behind...Show More Summary

Harvard Is a Hotbed for Entrepreneurs (But Needs More Authenticity, Less Whiteboarding)

Editor’s note: We recently published original research on the startup activity of Harvard Business School classes between 2008 and 2014. NextView’s David Beisel and Dimitri Dadimov recently sat down with Michelle Tandler (HBS, Trinity Ventures) on her podcast to analyze this data further. Show More Summary

Can Business Schools Ever Catch Up to Starbucks?

Co-authored by Moses Pava "The world needs leadership now more than ever. I recognize we are not a perfect company, but we have a responsibility to use our scale for good," says Howard Schultz, the CEO of Starbucks. Unlike many of his...Show More Summary

The Secret to Teaching Creativity at Business School

For decades there has been a clarion call that business schools would soon be something consigned to the past. In its place we are told will be a mlange of online offerings, action learning projects and peer to peer social networks of all kinds.

CleverLayover Search Engine: Find Cheap Flights and Really Long Layovers

According to the article: "Launched last month by students at Harvard Business School, the new site searches routes to and from the world’s 500 largest airports—in Europe and beyond—to 'combine two round trip tickets from non-partner...Show More Summary

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