The Wharton Club of Boston is pleased to share the following virtual event from the HBS Club of Atlanta.
Anne Jones (HBS ’97) has written an exciting book about how to use the case study method she learned at HBS to effectively teach children independent thinking, wise judgment, and grit. This method can be used with kids of any age, starting as young as age two and extending all the way through the teenage years and beyond.
Involving simple, one-minute stories, the case study method is something anyone can do, anywhere, and at any time—and the "miracle" refers to the outcome we see in kids' behavior! Adding this method to your toolbox can be a game changer, especially during the formative years of childhood. You can help kids become independent decision makers, own their decisions, and enabling them to self-correct, lessening the need for direction and correction from caregivers.
Case Story Example
HBS Bulletin Feature 9/2020
About the Author:
Native of Finland, Anne Ylipahkala Jones graduated summa cum laude in Systems Engineering from Georgia Tech while on a full track scholarship. She is also a Harvard Business School grad. Before “retiring” from over ten years in the corporate world, Anne held progressively senior positions in strategy, finance, and performance improvement with NYSE companies. Once she met Mark, her husband, Anne focused on revitalizing the family surgery business and being a wife and a mom. Anne, Mark, and Jupiter, their youngest son, reside in Atlanta, Georgia.
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President's Club PLUS (up to 3 guests): FREE
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Basic / Alliance Members (plus 1 guest): $10 per person
Non-Members and Guests: $20 per person
Pre-registration is required and will end on Tuesday, November 17 at 9:00 AM.
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