THINKERS50 RADAR CLASS OF 2021Laura Huang
Studies interpersonal relationships and implicit bias in entrepreneurship and in the workplace; demonstrates practical steps to take control of others’ perceptions. Research into gut feel, changing others’ perceptions of you, and adversity culminates in 13 guiding principles, essentially the 10 commandments to turning adversity into advantage.
BIOHarvard professor; former investment banker and consultant. Named a “40 Under 40” Best Business School Professor by Poets & Quants. Founder of non-profit Project Emplify.
VERDICT“Timely work on how to create your own edge and impact.”