Recruiting nonprofit managers

Harvard Grads Subsidized to Take Nonprofit Jobs: Good, Bad or Irrelevant?

Harvard Grads Subsidized to Take Nonprofit Jobs: Good, Bad or Irrelevant?

By Eugene Fram

According to the May 31, 2013 issue of Bloomberg Businessweek, the Harvard Business School Leadership Fellows Program, a special MBA program, supplements its grads’ beginning nonprofit salaries of $45,000 with another $50,000. Over the last 13 years only 106 students have been placed with a total of 47 organizations. However, the 19 grads in the 2013 group is the largest one ever.

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