What, like, it’s exhausting?
Kim Kardashian swept into Harvard Business School on Friday as a visitor lecturer to talk on the success of her multi-billion-dollar SKIMS shapewear enterprise — however the web wasn’t thrilled about it.
A digital camera crew adopted her as the truth star and SKIMS co-founder Jens Grede arrived to speak to Boston college students enrolled within the Moving Beyond Direct to Consumer course, her consultant confirmed to The Post.
Although NBC10 Boston reported that some attendees of the seminar gave Kardashian an “A” for her almost two-hour speech about SKIMS, which was valued at $3.2 billion only a 12 months in the past, Twitter trolls slammed the lawyer in coaching — and Harvard itself — for inviting the “talentless” businesswoman within the first place.
“This is hilarious. @KimKardashian can’t spell @Harvard,” one critic wrote of the movie star and her look, which lasted for about an hour and 45 minutes.
“Kim Kardashian was born into wealth,” one other declared. “Attempted to make use of a intercourse tape to launch an performing or singing profession; neither launched. Kim Ok was rich sufficient to make a scripted actuality TV present work as a result of she & her household are shameless. Harvard is simply as cheesy because the Kardashians now.”
“The phrases ‘Kardashian’ and ‘Harvard’ ought to by no means seem in the identical sentence…..ever,” one other stated, whereas one commenter added, “I’d hate to pay that Harvard tuition $$$$ to only get her as a speaker. Do Better, Harvard.”
“Lim k on speaking at harvard: ‘oh my god, you guys, like i am actually going to speak at harvard, like oh my god, this is such a biggg dealll. (in that whiny voice),’” another made fun of the truth star’s social media persona.
Many customers questioned what sort of recommendation Kardashian gave, as she doesn’t have a school diploma herself.
“Schooled them on what? Using the phrase Literally after each sentence,” one joked.
“And offers recommendation on what? How to experience the coattails of well-known dad and mom?” one other chimed in on the kin of Robert Kardashian and ever-present “momager” Kris Jenner.
“How to sell your soul 101,” another suggested.
“Get your ass up and work that 9-5,” added one other, referencing her notorious, much-ridiculed recommendation to working ladies final 12 months.
A scholar named Liz, nonetheless, instructed NBC10 Boston that she realized loads from Kardashian.
“I feel lots of people don’t respect her as somebody who’s co-running a multi-billion-dollar firm,” she instructed the outlet.
“Just to be taught from somebody who has constructed such a profitable enterprise was actually thrilling and I feel having the privateness of no cameras within the room, having the ability to have that candid dialog was particular too,” Liz added.
The Post has contacted reps for Harvard and the professors for remark.
While Kardashian didn’t go to Harvard Law School — regardless of her actively finding out to turn out to be a lawyer — she did recreate Reese Witherspoon’s “Legally Blonde” Harvard admissions video for Halloween in 2019.
She additionally accompanied her then-fiancé Kanye West when he spoke at Harvard Graduate School of Design in 2013.