Margaret Andrews

Margaret Andrews is a seasoned academic leader with over twenty years of experience in higher education, business and consulting.  She is currently the Vice Provost at the Hult International Business School and founder of Mind and Hand Associates, a boutique consulting firm serving clients in the higher education sector.  Margaret also teaches courses in management and organizational behavior at Harvard University's Division of Continuing Education, including Managing Yourself and Leading OthersLeadership and Decision Making, and Strategy and Competition in Higher Education

Previous higher education positions include Associate Dean at Harvard University's Division of Continuing Education and Executive Director of the MBA Program, Alumni Relations and Marketing at the MIT Sloan School of Management.  Previous business positions include Vice President of Marketing at Putnam Investments, as well as being a consultant at Mercer Management Consulting (now Oliver Wyman) and a CPA at Deloitte & Touche.

Margaret hails from California and has an undergraduate degree from the University of California at Berkeley.  She also has a graduate degree from MIT Sloan.

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Most Recent Articles

June 19, 2013
They came from Oman, Chile, Lebanon, Hong Kong, Qatar – and the United States. 
June 12, 2013
A chat with Rich Lyons, Dean of the Haas School of Business at Berkeley.
June 5, 2013
What is a college or university to do to survive and thrive in this new era of higher education?
May 21, 2013
The Financial Times published its 15th annual ranking of the world’s leading providers of executive education programs last week. Once again, what a difference a decade makes.
May 15, 2013
MOOC enthusiasts vs. MOOC critics.
April 10, 2013
Did anyone think of urine?
April 3, 2013
Creativity and innovation are in increasing demand as an engine for economic growth and solving major problems, including (preventing and) winning wars, curing disease, feeding a growing population, and finding sources of clean water.   With new technologies, rising costs, uneven access and outdated business models, higher education is in need of a big dose of creative thinking.
March 27, 2013
With all the talk about the unbundling of higher education, some recent developments have me wondering whether some of the newer developments we’re seeing are actually reinforcing the existing hierarchy in this market to the benefit of elite schools. . .  and at the expense of everyone else.   
March 20, 2013
It may be much harder to write a short paper than a long paper, but it’s much more interesting to tell a story – any story – in six words. 
March 13, 2013
During the summer, I committed to running a short program on Strategy and Competition in Higher Education – essentially a two-day non-credit version of the full length Strategy and Competition in Higher Education course - and asked people what they thought were the most important topics for discussion during such a program.  And there was definitely some consensus. 

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