June 2011 Bulletin

Table of Contents

Features

The House that Howard Built

Howard Stevenson and entrepreneurship at HBS

The Best-Laid Plans

Veterans of the HBS Business Plan Contest share their war stories about the roller-coaster ride of entrepreneurship. Fifteen years old and going strong, the contest continues to inspire a new generation of start-ups.

Where Conservation Means Business

In the Baker Library Historical Collections’basement conservation lab, yesterday’s ledgers are tomorrow’s research materials

Downtime

Ever wonder what HBS professors read over the summer break? We put that question to several faculty members and got some interesting answers. Read on.

Mr. Start-Up

Mike Cassidy (MBA ’91) has launched and sold four tech companies since graduating from HBS. Now, at Google, he’s having even greater impact.