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Stefan H. Thomke.

A Harvard Business School professor on how companies like Google and Amazon use experimentation to innovate, grow, and improve

One prime example of repeated experimentation was the creation of the Post-it note, Stefan H. Thomke writes.
Buc-ee's magnets for sale at Buc-ee's in Terrell, Texas Saturday, July 13, 2019.

A Harvard Business School professor on the valuable lesson businesses can learn from a gas station chain

Beloved gas station chain Buc-ee's knows the basic goods it wants to provide: gas, clean restrooms, and ice.
Harvard Business School.

BUSINESS SCHOOL PREP: The ultimate guides to getting into the top MBA programs in the world

These guides will give you the inside scoop on how schools such as Harvard, Stanford, and Wharton sift through applicants and help you stand out.
Apple CEO Tim Cook.

Apple has survived backlash to the tech world while Amazon, Google, Facebook and other tech giants struggle — an expert on trust explains why

Harvard Business School professor Sandra Sucher explains how Apple has kept the trust of its consumers and investors as other companies struggle.
Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, class of 1966.

The 30 most successful Harvard Business School graduates of all time

HBS has been leading the conversation in business education since it started the world's first master's in business program in 1908.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.

SUCCESS INSIDER: How to teach yourself to code, what you need to do to get into Harvard Business School, and how Satya Nadella turned around Microsoft...

For this week, we dive into Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's leadership style — and Harvard Business School admissions.
Andrea Blankmeyer, chief financial officer for Transfix.

A 31-year-old startup CFO who dropped out of Harvard Business School halfway through explains how she knew leaving was the right choice

Andrea Blankmeyer, the 31-year-old CFO for the startup Transfix, attended Harvard Business School for just one year of the two-year MBA program.
They've got their own lingo.

Harvard Business School just signaled a huge shift in online education with a simple name change

The name change of HBX, and Harvard's willingness to lend its name to the online platform, signals that online learning has hit the mainstream.
Just because it pays a lot doesn't necessarily mean you're good at it, says Nitin Nohria, pictured.

The dean of Harvard Business School explains why you should — or shouldn’t — choose HBS over any other MBA program

Harvard Business School dean Nitin Nohria said the school is a fit for students who want to develop their general leadership and management skills — not those who want to specialize in a particular field.

When the dean of Harvard Business School meets someone who wants to go to HBS, he asks them a simple question

Harvard Business School dean Nitin Nohria says he looks for candidates who have displayed leadership potential — even more than candidates who have stellar grades.