Admitted To Harvard Business School, They Graciously & Publicly Thank Their Employers

Katalina Bock graciously thanks Johnson & Johnson in announcing that she was admitted to Harvard Business School. Photo posted on LinkedIn

Katalina Bock just found out she has been admitted to Harvard Business School. So what does she do? Bock goes on LinkedIn to announce her good news to friends and colleagues.

More importantly, however, the associate brand manager at Johnson & Johnson delivers a very public message of thanks to her employer for the past four years. Her genuine expression of gratitude speaks volumes about her character and also provides an important clue to the kind of people that Harvard’s MBA admissions loves: Yes, you need to be highly accomplished and have the stats, too. But you need to be the kind of person who others want to be with: Humble and thankful for those who helped shape who you have become. Gratitude never goes out of style.

Under her smiling photo in a crimson Harvard Business School sweatshirt, Bock began her post…

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