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My Harvard Post-Interview Reflection (PIR)

Harvard asks you to write a post interview reflection (PIR) within 24 hours of your interview. Many have said that there is little you can do in this reflection to get in, but there are a few things you can do to eliminate yourself. 518 more words

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My HBS Essay that Worked!

For Harvard, I recycled the premise of my Tuck essay, but not much else. The content, like all my essays, is all HBS. It is important to focus on the “what else” of the prompt. 842 more words

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Working moms have more successful daughters and more caring sons, Harvard Business School study says

The guilt many working mothers confess to may be real, but it’s looking less and less warranted.

According to a working paper (pdf) published June 19 by the Harvard Business School, daughters of working mothers are more likely to be employed, hold supervisory positions, and earn more money than the daughters of women who don’t work outside the home. 413 more words

Rehat Sejenak

Rehatlah sejenak,

Karena takkan selamanya kau terus berupaya menikmati jati dirimu bertahun lamanya hingga terlihat begitu sempurna

Karena ketika masa untuk generasi selanjutnya telah datang. Disitulah letak kesempurnaan bermula jika engkau sanggup merangkul dan mempersilahkannya… 11 more words

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Gloucester, MA

On September 7, 2014, Ed and I took our first East Coast excursion to Gloucester, MA.  Gloucester is a beautiful, quaint little fishing town 37 miles above Boston on Massachusetts’ North Shore.   1,354 more words

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The Surprising Benefits of Oversharing — HBS Working Knowledge

Here we have two HBS research studies looking at information disclosure/hiding in the online world, and the audience’s attribution of acceptability that follows when they recognize that some information is perhaps being hidden (or not). 320 more words

A Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Made Harvard's Biggest Donation Ever

Billionaire hedge fund manager John Paulson donated $400 million to Harvard’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, the New York Times reports. Harvard’s engineering school, which is expanding across the river from Cambridge, Mass., will be renamed the Harvard John A. 197 more words