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Shannon Sweeny

Dialog and Design, Creating a Gender Enlightened Business Ecosystem

Jennifer Bailey is an Assistant Professor in the Technology, Operations and Information Management Division, Faculty Director for the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership (CWEL), and Faculty Advisor for the Technology, Entrepreneurship and Design (TED) concentration. At Babson, we are very proud to be ranked the Number #1 graduate school in entrepreneurship education by U.S. News…

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Shannon Sweeny

Babson Undergraduate Students Named Finalists in E-Fest Business Competition

Undergraduate students James Cheng ‘20, Thomas Lehman ’20 are among the 25 finalists chosen for e-Fest 2017, a competition that will award more than $200,000 in grants and scholarships for the best undergraduate business ideas, April 6-8 in Minneapolis. Cheng is a member of the Butler Venture Accelerator at Babson. Their business Vowel, Inc. was chosen…

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Vinci: Bringing Design into the 3D world

The world is not flat. However, when we design things for our 3D world, we do so on 2D surfaces, whether that be on paper or on a computer screen. Losing an entire dimension leaves designs prone to errors when brought into the real world, which can lead to very high costs. This is why…

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OveRNight™ RN: Bringing Compassion and Care to Patients Post-Operation

Michael Freyer MS ’16 and his partner Amanda Richey have launched OverRNight™ RN, a service that provides ambulatory surgery clients with specially trained nurses post-procedure during the critical time for healing. They are extending the reach of expert medical care to the patient’s home, while also making the patient feel safe and comfortable on their…

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Babson Professor Marthinsen Publishes ‘International Macroeconomics for Business and Political Leaders’

John Marthinsen, professor of economics and international business at Babson, authored the book International Macroeconomics for Business and Political Leaders published in January 2017. This book explains the fundamentals of international macroeconomics in a very efficient and approachable text. It explores key macro concepts such as growth, unemployment, inflation, interest, and exchange rates. Most importantly,…

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VitalFit Nutrition: From Farm to Fit

The boutique workout world is bigger than ever and the supplement industry has been slow to adapt. Alfred Schofield MSEL ’16 and Cameron Fischer MSEL ’16 are disrupting the supplement industry with VitalFit Nutrition. The Idea Schofield and Fischer met in the Babson Masters of Science in Management in Entrepreneurial Leadership (MSEL) program and found…

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Babson Hosts Second Annual India Symposium: The Leaders of Today Meet the Change Makers of Tomorrow

Babson will be hosting the second annual Babson India Symposium on March 3, 2017 in the Carling-Sorenson Theater. The event is a platform for business leaders, future entrepreneurs and academicians to exchange their experiences and thoughts on the promotion of entrepreneurial ecosystem in India. The event day will entail keynote addresses, panel discussions and fireside chats involving…

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