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Why having friends at work will make you a better employee

If you don't like the people you work with, odds are you also don't like your job. Sometimes, that's out of your control, but if your other coworkers …

Harvard Business School

The Perfect Entrepreneurial Attitude According to Science

There’s a saying out there that entrepreneurs aren’t made, they’re born.<p>I don’t believe that.<p>I think being an entrepreneur is something anyone can …

Harvard Business School

Researchers Use Google Street View to See the Future of Cities

Scott Duke Kominers, Nikhil Naik and colleagues use Google Street View to show how cities change, and help them improve over time.<p>You can see the …

Harvard Business School

From Vienna to HBS: A Chef’s Search for Balance and Meaning

Up Close: People have long been curious about what it’s like to be a student at Harvard Business School, and increasingly they are also interested in …

Harvard Business School

First Look at New Research and Ideas, August 15, 2017 - HBS Working Knowledge - Harvard Business School

• 2017<br>• Washington, DC: American Public Health Association<p>By: Howitt, Arnold M., Dutch Leonard, and David W. Giles, eds.<p>Abstract—This book provides …

Harvard Business School

MBA diary: Come together | Which MBA? | The Economist

Ritesh Kotak<i>, an MBA student at University of Edinburgh Business School, says diversity of thought is where the value of a programme lies</i><p>From the …

MBA

Using the Blockchain to Clean Up the Niger Delta

A nonprofit is planning to use the blockchain to fight corruption and remedy pollution in the Niger Delta. Will it work?

Wharton School

CEO backlash to Trump latest setback to president's economic agenda

President Trump is losing important friends in the corner offices of Corporate America and that could be hazardous to the health of his economic ambitions.<p>The Trump agenda, already reeling from political infighting in Washington, D.C., scandal and turmoil in his administration and missteps by the …

Kenneth Frazier

Trump Rips CEOs Quitting Panels as AFL-CIO Joins Defectors’ List

Full screen<p>1/4 SLIDES © TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images<p>2/4 SLIDES © Bloomberg/Bloomberg<p>3/4 SLIDES © Bloomberg/Bloomberg<p>4/4 SLIDES © …

Merck & Co

Will you get a job after university? Seven things we know about graduate employment.

It’s that time of year again. Over half a million students are preparing to start university in September (once Thursday’s A-level results are out of …

UK News

Neil Chayet, Host of ‘Looking at the Law’ on Radio, Dies at 78

Neil Chayet, a judge’s son whose health law practice was less renowned than the minute-long summaries of court cases he delivered weekdays to a national radio audience for 41 years, died on Friday in Salem, Mass. He was 78.<p>His wife, Martha, said the cause was small cell cancer.<p>By the time he …

Harvard Business School

Zorpads Founders Launch Company, Look to Extend to Other Categories

The General Catalyst-led Rough Draft Ventures is supporting Zorpads financially and with mentorship.<p><b>REAL SHOE-INS:</b> Graduating from Harvard Business …

Harvard Business School

Workflow and Productivity in Your Small Business Don't Have to Be Hard, Read These 3 Tips

Small business owners are constantly inundated with software solutions that promise to automate tasks, guide, track and manage projects, and improve …

Harvard Business School

UVA Darden Community Embraces ‘Moment of Truth’ After Weekend’s Violence | Darden Report Online

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business community came together on Monday, 14 August to discuss the racism, hatred and violence that …

Intel’s Latest Diversity Report Is Good News for Culture Change

So here’s a big question for a Tuesday. Why are people racist?<p>Two scientists, interviewed by <i>The Washington Post</i> offer an explanation so simple that …

Brian Krzanich

HiredGrad Expanding Into Learning & Development In India

The company fills a large gap of talent shortage across industries for short-term projects. It helps candidates in exposure of working in multiple …

Innovation

The Two Questions You Should Ask Yourself To Be Successful In Life

A best-selling author has a two point plan that can be applied to everyone<p>As a child Michael Phelps was diagnosed with ADHD and, as he reached …

Harvard Business School

Trump Blasts CEOs Leaving His Advisory Councils

President Donald Trump unleashed a Twitter blast against the CEOs who left his business advisory council and boasted that he would easily replace them.<p>"For every CEO that drops out of the Manufacturing Council, I have many to take their place. Grandstanders should not have gone on," he tweeted …

Business

The top insights from the FT business school blog

What do the corporate consequences of Brexit have in common with the challenge of getting the most from an investment bank internship? The answer is …

MBA

Wells Fargo's New Chairman Elizabeth Duke Knows Crises

This isn't the first banking crisis Elizabeth Duke has faced.<p>Ms. Duke, who was named incoming independent chairman of Wells Fargo & Co. on Tuesday, will help oversee the bank it is struggling with several scandals across its businesses. She will start her new job Jan. 1.<p>She had a similar start to …

Wharton School

RANKED: The 11 highest paying internships

LONDON – Summer internships can be a great way to earn money and kickstart your career.<p>Many of the big corporates run summer internships that last between six and 12 weeks, and most of them pay a decent wage.<p>If you're looking to get into a more creative industry, however, competition might be just …

MBA

Slash Immigration, and GDP Is the Victim, Research Finds

The GOP’s plan to cut the number of immigrants and increase the percentage of highly educated workers within that pool would decrease GDP by 2 percent over the long term and cost 4.6 million jobs, a new study finds.<p>The RAISE Act, introduced by Senators Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) and David Perdue …

Wharton School

How Marketing Can Trick Our Brains

Marketing cues can influence the neurobiology underlying our feelings and behaviour.<p>People commonly assume there is an airtight boundary between the …

The Brain

Merck’s Ken Frazier Just Gave Other CEOs a Blueprint for Standing Up to Trump

Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier recently stepped down from President Donald Trump’s manufacturing council amid concerns that the president did not …

Leadership

UK university rankings

British university rankings<p>Median salary five years after graduation, 2014<p>Search for a university:<p>Select a programme of study:<p>Rank<br>University<p>Actual …

MBA

Five lessons from globalization: Why business leaders must take up greater responsibility to create more winners

­Geoffrey Jones, Isidor Straus Professor of Business History and Faculty Chair of Harvard Business School's Business History Initiative, was in …

Harvard Business School

UQ holds firm in prestigious ARWU ranking

After major gains over the past three years, The University of Queensland has held its position in the prestigious Academic Ranking of World …

MBA

Sandhurst chief says army needs character not university degrees

The British Army is filled with graduates, the Sandhurst chief has said, as he reveals plans to entice school-leavers by offering them a university degree alongside their officer training.<p>General Paul Nanson, Commandant of the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, said that 18-year-old feel that they …

Education

Transference Marketing Techniques

Transference marketing follows the principles of sensation transference, a marketing strategy developed by marketing expert Louis Cheskin in the late …

Harvard Business School

Doctoral Programs - Doctoral - Harvard Business School

“It turns out the faculty are really passionate and excited about research, and count it as one of their most engaging pursuits.”<p>“Over time, the way …

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