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News, notes, and special events for HBS alumni

MAR 2014

Generation Next

My HBS Eureka Moment

Can Nigeria Solve the Global Food Crisis?

How Nisa Godrej (MBA 2006) is remaking her family's storied Indian business dynasty. more

Alumni share their stories of 'a-ha' inspiration on campus and in the classroom. more

Can HBS entrepreneurs kick-start a green revolution in one of West Africa's most turbulent countries? more

Inside the March Alumni Bulletin

No Small Beer

HBS alumni are leading the craft beer revolution. Beer expert Ray Daniels (MBA 1983) gives a taste of what's brewing. more

Cutting Edge

The Smith Brothers brand gets a modern makeover from turnaround pro Steve Silk (MBA 1978). more

Case Study: Gazelle's New Predators

HBS alumni and faculty weigh in on e-cycling market challenges facing CEO Israel Ganot (MBA 2000). more


Professor Emeritus Stephen A. Greyser on how major league baseball teams maximize revenue from their Japanese players. more

W50: Next Steps

An update on the School's efforts to accelerate the advancement of women leaders. more

The Future of Foreign Aid

BGIE associate professor Eric Werker says the private sector is the key to an emerging country's development. But that can't happen without an efficient public sector. more





Featured Event

Lucky or Smart: Did Your Strategy Win, or Did Their Strategy Lose? (career webinar)

Mark Chussil (MBA 1979), CEO of Advanced Competitive Strategies, on good and bad strategies, luck, and how those factors relate to success. 19 Mar 2014, 12:00-1:00 p.m. EDT learn more | register now | add to calendar.



News From Campus

Start-up Connections

You're invited to take part in the beta launch of the R.O.C.K. Board (Rock Opportunities Come Knocking). Through the Arthur Rock Center for Entrepreneurship's simple online form, start-ups can post current or future job opportunities and connect with HBS students passionate about entrepreneurship. more

2014 Career Pathways Survey

HBS Career & Professional Development (CPD) needs your help. Look for an invitation to participate in the 2014 HBS Career Pathways survey. Aggregated results will be sent to participants and will be used to refresh the CPD website and enhance career coaching services for alumni. more

FY13 Annual Report Available Online

Get the School's facts and figures from the past year. more


Working Knowledge Tip

How Grocery Bags Manipulate Your Mind

People who bring personal shopping bags to the grocery store are more likely to buy organic items—but also to treat themselves to ice cream and cookies, according to new research by Uma R. Karmarkar and Bryan Bollinger. more

Making a Difference

Tell Us How You're Making a Difference

Join our effort to showcase how alumni are embodying the HBS mission to "make a difference" in the world. See who has shared their story—and learn how you can share yours! Visit: https://alumni.hbs.edu/makingadifference


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