Laura Huang

Diversity & Inclusion

Harvard Business School Professor and author of Edge

A professor at Harvard Business School Laura Huang has spent her academic career studying interpersonal relationships and implicit bias in entrepreneurship and in the workplace.  Author of Edge: Turning Adversity into Advantage, her groundbreaking research has been featured in the Financial Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Forbes, and Nature.  Through her research and experience, she advocates for inclusive workplaces that inoculate against unconscious bias, and empower individuals to take control of how they are perceived to find their edge.

Creating an Edge Making Your Hard Work Work Harder for You

  • Understanding what our implicit biases are and how to overcome them
  • Keys to empowering ourselves to create personal success
  • Improving how we shape our strengths, flaws, and others’ perceptions of us
  • The real role of gut instinct in decision making in organizations