Category Archives: hiring

How technical does a web start-up founder have to be?

“How technical does a web start-up founder have to be? What are ways of overcoming the challenge of not being a hacker and wanting to develop a strong site?” The Harvard MBA says: Without question, it’s a lot easier to start an Internet company if you have the technical skills to launch the initial prototype […]

What should I say when a job interviewer asks me to name my weaknesses?

“Constantly I am asked by the B-School interviews what my strengths and weaknesses are. And everyone tells me I am not supposed to be honest about my weaknesses. What is the point of asking this question? To see how creatively you lie??” The Harvard MBA Says: I’m reminded of a Wall Street Journal article I […]