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Shannon Sweeny

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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Babson Professor Onyemah publishes ‘Entrepreneurial Selling: The Facts Every Entrepreneur Must Know’

Vincent Onyemah, associate professor of sales and marketing at Babson, co-authored with Professor Martha Rivera-Pesquera of IPADE Business School, a new book Entrepreneurial Selling: The Facts Every Entrepreneur Must Know, published on January 12, 2017.  The book addresses the unique challenges faced by entrepreneurs in search of buy-ins for novel ideas, products, or services. “In addition…

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Managing expectations and inventory top challenges for online retailers says Babson Professor (MBA Crystal Ball)

Original article by Swati via MBA Crystal Ball Effective supply chain management involves ensuring the smooth transition of products from manufacturing to the point of sales. In the case of retail supply chains, an efficient distribution system is crucial, in order to keep pace with the volume as well as the rapid movement of products in…

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Jinn: A New Tech Resource to Entrepreneurs

What does a school full of entrepreneurs need?  Three Babson undergraduate students Waseem Shabout ’19, Arpit Bansal ’19 and Gabe Ficht ’19, the founders of Jinn, can tell you that full service software development is in high demand. Jinn is an on demand full service software development company. Their goal is to work with tech…

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Babson Hosts 19th Annual Black Affinity Conference

The 19th annual Babson Black Affinity Conference– Entrepreneuring While Black – will take place February 24-26, 2017 on Babson’s Wellesley campus. Hosted by Babson’s Black Affinity Network, the conference is an opportunity for Babson students, alumni, faculty, and staff to engage in meaningful networking and professional development, while celebrating the importance of diversity and inclusion…

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Babson Receives WorldatWork Seal of Distinction for Second Consecutive Year

WorldatWork, a nonprofit HR association and compensation authority, is proud to announce that Babson College has earned WorldatWork’s Seal of Distinction for 2017. The seal is a unique mark of excellence designed to identify organizational success in total rewards effectiveness. Babson is one of 160 organizations to be honored as a 2017 recipient. All of the…

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Two Babson Beauty Businesses Among Local Beauty Startups

Babson student business Busy Beauty, founded by Jamie Steenbakkers ’18 and Michael Leahy ’18, and alumni business Follain, founded by Tara Foley MBA’13, are featured on These 6 Beauty Startups are a Boston Girl’s Best Friend in BostInno. The list is made up of local Boston beauty businesses that help combat the harsh Boston winters…

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Babson Men’s Ice Hockey Plays Frozen Fenway

On Thursday, January 12, 2017 Babson College Men’s Ice Hockey invades Fenway Park as the Beavers square off against local rival UMass Beacons Athletics at 7:30 p.m. in a battle of New England Hockey Conference (NEHC) programs as part of Frozen Fenway. Tickets for the 7:30 p.m. game may be purchased via the Red Sox website or by calling the Red Sox ticket…

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