Leadership Initiative

Leaders have always faced the job of inspiring others while making important decisions with incomplete information. Today's leaders are confronted with challenges and opportunities that have never been more dynamic or complex. We help leaders effectively understand and manage these forces.

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Develops distinctive strategies to achieve competitive advantage
Translates broad strategies into specific objectives and action plans
Defines strategic issues clearly despite ambiguity
Aligns the organization to support strategic priorities

Advancing African American Business Leadership

AASU 50 
AASU 50

2018 marks 50 years of the African American Student Union at HBS. This key inflection point in the School’s history offers not only an occasion for reflection, but also an exciting opportunity for HBS to conduct new research, convene thought leaders, and undertake initiatives to advance African American business leaders.

 

Pioneering Research

Our faculty members author numerous books, produce academic papers, and write an array of articles for general business publications.

  • 20 Nov 2017
  • HBS Working Knowledge

How Independent Bookstores Have Thrived in Spite of Amazon.com

by Carmen Nobel (with video by Amelia Kunhardt)
  • New Case

Loss Prevention at Mac's Convenience Stores (A)

By: Francesca Gino, Katherine DeCelles and Olivia Hull