April 2021

    March 2021

    • 01 Mar 2021

      Harvard Business School Announces Spring 2021 Cohort of Executive Fellows

      Harvard Business School (HBS) has announced the spring cohort of Executive Fellows for the 2020-21 academic year. The Executive Fellows Program leverages the expertise of outstanding practitioners, including alumni, each of whom partners with an HBS faculty member to bring their experience in business into the MBA program and the School. Read more.

    February 2021

    • 08 Feb 2021

      Harvard Business Publishing Announces Leadership Change

      Harvard Business Publishing, a subsidiary of Harvard Business School, announced the pending retirement of Chief Executive Officer David Wan (MBA ‘81) in June of 2021. Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Product Innovation Officer Josh Macht (AMP 186) will assume the role of acting CEO while the firm conducts a search. Read more.

    December 2020

    November 2020

    • 23 Nov 2020

      Harvard Business School Professor Emeritus David Hawkins Dies at 86

      BOSTON— David F. Hawkins, the Harvard Business School’s Lovett-Learned Professor of Business Administration, Emeritus, and an expert on accounting who influenced more than five generations of students and practitioners through his research and teaching in critical areas of accountancy, management, finance and economics, died on November 5, 2020. He was 86. Read more.

    • 17 Nov 2020

      High skills freelance economy surges as digital talent platforms help build new on-demand workforce

      BOSTON, November 17, 2020—Researchers from Harvard Business School’s Managing the Future of Work Project and Boston Consulting Group’s Henderson Institute today released “Building the On-Demand Workforce,” which explores the recent rise of digital talent platforms and how they are creating a new marketplace for high-skill freelance work. Companies who are early adopters of these platforms see a competitive advantage in shifting their workforce model to a blend of full-time and freelance employees, while at the same time, millions of highly skilled professionals, who seek flexible and remote work, are using these platforms to connect with employers. Read more.