Helping Small Businesses,
Powered by HBS Alumni Teams

Apply your business skills and career experience to help small businesses in Greater New York recover and rebuild from the impact of COVID-19.

We offer pro bono, one-on-one coaching to small businesses in the New York City Metro area. Powered by Harvard Business School alumni and tailored to your specific needs.

Are you a New York City small business which could benefit from some extra support?

What we offer small businesses: One-on-One Coaching by HBS Alumni volunteers

How it works

  • Individualized sessions over phone or video chat, facilitated by 1-2 HBS alumni coaches
  • Topics are tailored to a client’s specific business needs and challenges
  • Typically, a client receives 1 – 3 coaching sessions over the course of 1 – 4 weeks
  • Often, the client and HBS coach stay in contact once the sessions are over


Our coaching impact – small business feedback

  • Overall experience: Very Good – Excellent (4.4 / 5.0)
  • Recommendations: Very – Extremely Useful (4.4 / 5.0)
  • 9/10 would recommend to other small businesses