Harvard Business Publishing
Harvard Business Publishing’s summer internship program provides students who have a passion for learning with real world business experience through meaningful work; a general understanding of the publishing business; and functional knowledge and skills through ownership of projects. The ten-week program runs June 5, 2017 through August 11, 2017. Students work full-time and receive a stipend at the end of the program.
Harvard Business Publishing is a wholly-owned, not-for-profit subsidiary of Harvard University. We are media company with the mission to create products and services that educate a business audience about best management practices and leadership development. We publish books, magazines, blogs, and cases; sponsor webinars; and develop e-learning programs, simulations, podcasts, apps and learning solutions. Our authors are the leading thinkers and visionaries on the art, science, and practice of management. We are an equal opportunity employer.
The editorial intern will take on a mix of longer-term, more challenging projects as well as daily assignments. Projects may include:
The successful candidate’s goals and skills will be taken into account when crafting the list of assignments for the summer.
To be successful, applicants must:
You do not need a knowledge of business content, but you’ll get more out of this experience if you’re interested in any or all of these types of things: psychology; diversity; group dynamics; economics; income inequality; what makes companies succeed or fail; problem solving; personal productivity; environmental challenges; and the kind of leadership the world needs now.