media entrepreneur Mo AbuduSaturday on Instagram, announced that she had just accepted a date from Harvard Business School (HBS) as an executive member. “I started my scholarship yesterday, September 30,” she wrote in the post.
Last year, Mo Abudu joined a long list of CEOs, including warren buffet and Elon Muskwhose strategies and decisions were examined as case studies at Harvard Business School, as the institution included a case study of EbonyLife Media as part of their curriculum for first-year MBA students.
The Executive Fellows program draws on the expertise of exceptional practitioners, including alumni, each of whom partners with HBS faculty members to bring their business experience to the MBA program and to school.
According to HBS,
Scholars contribute to the School by working with faculty and MBA students on curricular and extracurricular activities. These include, but are not limited to, co-teaching course sessions in the elective program, offering career advice and development coaching, co-leading Short Intensive Programs (SIPs), and offering sessions of workshop. They also lend their expertise to the school’s HBS Online and Executive Education programs by collaborating with faculty in case development and other research projects. Fellowship appointments range from a few months to a year and can be extended.
“Truly, it is an honor and a privilege for me to accept this appointment as an HBS Executive Fellow and to share my experiences. I will be focusing primarily on research, with some instruction and guidance/coaching for MBA students “I will produce a unique, fascinating and exciting project, in collaboration with HBS faculty, during my time here. I look forward to telling you more about this project soon!” Mo Abudu continued in his post, adding that she still remains the CEO of EbonyLife Group.”This appointment is part-time for an agreed term. I will be spending my time between Boston, London, Los Angeles and Lagos over the next few months,” she concluded.