Business schools focus a great deal on the theory behind success, but so many neglect the simpler, practical stuff, like how to network or find the right customers. Led by award-winning professor, venture capitalist, and author Chris Haroun, this course version of 101 Crucial Lessons They Don't Teach You In Business School
is packed with advice, tips, and lessons for those very things left out in a typical MBA program. Jump in, and you'll gain the skills necessary get a meeting with anyone, climb the career ladder, and reinvent yourself using the knowledge Chris has gained working with the biggest names in business, including Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, and Marc Benioff.
This course is based on the #1 most popular business book of the year, as voted by Business Insider readers.
- Access 19 lectures & 2 hours of content 24/7
- Explore best management & sales practices
- Learn how to best navigate corporate politics & lead w/ confidence
- Understand how you can get a meeting w/ anyone
- Gain advice & lessons from the world's biggest leaders, like Warren Buffett & Bill Gates
- Learn business tips from an expert who has raised & managed over $1 billion in his career
Chris Haroun is an award winning business school professor, venture capitalist, MBA graduate from Columbia University and former Goldman Sachs employee. He has raised/managed over $1bn in his career. He also has work experience at hedge fund giant Citadel, consulting firm Accenture, and several firms that he has started, including an investment firm that had a venture capital / private investment in Facebook several years before the Facebook IPO. He is the founder and CEO of Haroun Education Ventures.
Chris is the author of 101 Crucial Lessons They Don't Teach You In Business School
. Forbes recently called this book '1 of 6 books that all entrepreneurs must read right now'.
He is also the author of The Ultimate Practical Business Manual: Everything You Need to Know About Business (from Launching a Company to Taking it Public)
, and 10 other business books.
Chris is also a frequent guest lecturer at several Bay Area business schools including Berkeley and Stanford. He has written numerous articles and has been interviewed in Forbes, VentureBeat, Entrepreneur Magazine, Wired Magazine, AlleyWatch and Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK) which is Hong Kong's oldest and sole public service broadcaster. He has his own entrepreneurship column in Inc. magazine.
He has an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Commerce Degree with a major in Management Information Systems and International Business from McGill University where he is a McGill University Dobson Fellow. He has founded several companies, including his most recent company, BusinessCareerCoaching and he serves on the boards of several Bay Area technology companies and charities and he lives in Hillsborough, California.
Chris Haroun's goal is to "make business education impactful and entertaining with no boring theory; edutainment works!"