Gorick Ng is an entrepreneur and author of the forthcoming book, The Unspoken Rules: Secrets to Starting Your Career Off Right (Harvard Business Review Press, April 2021).
Gorick is a Research Associate in the Managing the Future of Work project at Harvard Business School, where he focuses on talent management and workforce development. He is also a career coach and advisor at Harvard College, focusing on first generation, low-income students.
Previously, Gorick served as an Employer Engagement Specialist at The University of Massachusetts, Boston, where he supported the University’s talent pipeline development efforts with the Boston business community. Gorick has also worked in management consulting at The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), investment banking at Credit Suisse, and as an advisor for youth employment policy for the Government of Ontario (Canada), and education policy at the Toronto District School Board (Toronto, Ontario, Canada).
Gorick was named one of TIME Magazine’s top 25 future leaders from around the world in 2009. He has also been featured in The Toronto Star, The Globe and Mail, CBC, The Toronto Sun, NECN, Ming Pao, and World Journal.
Gorick graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Government from Harvard College and a Masters in Business Administration from Harvard Business School. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Toronto Foundation for Student Success. Gorick is a first-generation college student and the first in his family to graduate high school.