Daily Archives: August 30, 2015


Welcome to the WSA blog! We’re very excited to start writing a short piece on something we find interesting or useful or that we just love each week. We’d love feedback, so please send us thoughts, feelings and better alternatives. This week, Melissa is writing about the comeback of news digest emails: In the non-stop break from reality that is #lifeathbs, I find news digest emails  painfully necessary in keeping up-to-date with what’s going on in the world. In my first couple of months at HBS, I had far too many conversations with friends and family that made me feel woefully […]

THERE’S A WORLD OUTSIDE THE BUBBLE…?


In June, The Daily Pnut launched; it’s a daily news brief that will make you laugh and help you sound marginally more intelligent each day. This week the Series W team asked The Daily Pnut founding team – HBS grads, Tewfik & Fred, and HKS grad student Alex – about how they got started, and what they gave up to take the start-up plunge: How did you develop the idea for The Daily Pnut? We saw that there were a few daily news emails but we saw a gap in making it funny. We realised that people were getting more and […]

SERIES W TALKS TO THE DAILY PNUT