The Social Enterprise Initiative has compiled the information below as a guide to those embarking upon a social enterprise job search. Initiative staff members are also available for individual meetings with current HBS students and graduates.

Job Search Suggestions for MBA Students

  • Leverage the experience of fellow students and alumni.
    • Network within related student clubs and interest groups.
    • Search classcards and the student resume book on your Career Hub dashboard to identify those who have worked in industries or organizations of interest.
    • Search the Alumni Directory by employment or interests.
    • Search for and connect with individuals through LinkedIn

  • Research thexperience of fellow MBAs to identify potential organizations and opportunities of interest. Past summer fellowship descriptions can be found on the Social Enterprise Summer Fellowships web page
  • Consult with a Career Coach with social enterprise expertise.

Job Search Suggestions for Alumni



  • Download Social Enterprise Career Resources for additional HBS resources; outside resources on careers, board involvement, publications, and suggestions for researching organizations.