Insights from the Inside: Building a High Functioning Board

This post is part of a series providing a road map for real world operational management of non-profits and social enterprises. The author, Gene Miller, has held a variety of high-stakes leadership positions in diverse industries through crisis periods and great successes. This series shares her results-based approach, presenting practical guides for how to get…

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Rachel Greenberger

A Food Sol Recipe Replicated

For two years, Food Sol has been in recipe development for our Community Table, a design that weekly brings together food entrepreneurs and students of food to exchange resources and ideas. It became popular at Babson pretty quickly, which led to a question: How would it do in other contexts and communities where the entrepreneurial…

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Josh Boutin

Sneak Peek: Class of 2019 Summer Reading

Part of what makes Babson great is that students can get involved in so many different things. The opportunities are limitless, as I found out in October 2013, when I was asked to be a student representative on the committee that chooses incoming first-years’ summer reading selection. Over the past two years, I’ve joined other students, staff, and faculty to find…

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Peer Career Ambassadors

“Pain is Temporary, GPA is Forever.”

This post was written by Shun Ping Huang ’17, CCD Peer Career Ambassador. The end of classes marks a bittersweet time as students celebrate the finish of another year of classes and simultaneously face the daunting finals schedule looming ahead. I am one of those students who experience this bittersweet moment every year and I always…

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Yerim Kim

An exploration of entrepreneurship education in Africa

On April 22nd, Akeem Allen ’17 of CREED and Marvin Tarawally ’17 of Students Making a Real Transformation (SMART) Liberia (formerly Student Reform Initiative) joined members of the Butler Venture Accelerator on their experience of spreading Entrepreneurship spirit in Africa. CREED was established in November of 2014 to provide education to broader education in Mamelodi…

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mchmura

ThinkLite Named Top 30 Under 30 Business By Inc Readers

ThinkLite, cofounded by Dinesh Wadhwani ‘12, is Inc’s 2015 top 30 Under 30 business. The company supplies businesses with LED bulbs compatible with their existing infrastructure. According to Inc, “ThinkLite’s customers include large corporations such as AT&T, Boeing, Kodak, Men’s Wearhouse, Honeywell, and Dunkin’ Donuts, among others….Wadhwani says that ThinkLite is currently the only company…

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Peer Career Ambassadors

Congrats Class of 2015!

This post was written by Anamaria Najera ’17, CCD Peer Career Ambassador To the graduating seniors of 2015, congrats on making it through your four years at Babson!! Although graduation is a bittersweet moment it is a time to reflect on what you have accomplished and more importantly on how you will conquer the world moving…

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