Online Education Programs: Great Training Ground for Tomorrow’s Business Leaders

Online education can provide a unique and competitive advantage for a young professional.

HBAP Pitch Winner Dr. Reena Gajjar: Pursuing Entrepreneurial Excellence

Dr. Reena Gajjar and her company Minis4Me won the inaugural Pitch Competition for the Harvard Business Analytics Program.

Business Intelligence vs. Business Analytics

Whether you’re interested in becoming a leader or simply want to be a more effective one, it’s important to understand the difference between two critical fields: business intelligence and business analytics. Knowing the difference between the two will ensure you are leveraging what you need to know to make smart, strategic decisions. 

9 Skills Every Business Analytics Professional Needs

A list of hard and soft skills for business analytics professionals.

Filling a Demand for Technical Expertise

Professor Margo Seltzer’s Programming and Data Science Systems course will equip students to interact effectively with technical experts, which could provide a competitive advantage in their careers. We asked Seltzer about her career in computer science and her goals for the course.

A Growing Demand for Data Expertise

Professor Jan Hammond is helping students fill a growing need that exists in many industries: informing decision making with data-driven insights. As she prepares to teach Data-Driven Operations and Supply Chain Management in the second term of the Business Analytics program, we spoke with her about the competitive advantage of data expertise across industries.