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The HBS Case Method – Effective learning or an effective marketing scheme?

The Harvard Business School (HBS) teaching approach is exclusively based on the case method (find out more on HBS website here or on youtube here). Before coming to HBS, I was a bit skeptical about it. How do you teach accounting using the case method? Turns out, it works. It’s even incredibly effective. And accounting has since become my favorite class. Here’s a detailed description of the process of a typical HBS case and class. Continue reading