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A great night in SF with Babson Connect

Last Thursday night, Babson San Francisco held its 8th Babson Connect event for students and alumni. Over 100 people – undergraduates, graduate MBAs, alumni, faculty and staff – packed into the campus at 135 Main St. for the big event. We kicked off the night with Dan Levin, COO of Box, who gave a fantastic…

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Petia Whitmore

Decisions, Decisions, Decisions

As managers, we are asked to do many things – develop employees, create new products, generate revenue, build strong brands. I would argue that one of the most important factors that determines our ability to do all this well is sound decision making. Why do smart people make bad decisions?  Have you (or your boss)…

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Petia Whitmore

Round 2 decisions are ready to go out!

Round 2 decisions for the One-Year MBA, Two-Year MBA and MSM are ready to go out! Today is a very big day for all Round 2 applicants – we will be releasing admissions decisions at midnight. The Graduate Admissions Committee spent a tremendous amount of time working with this very large and exceptionally qualified pool…

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Shirin H. Razi

Women Entrepreneurial Leaders Disrupting the Status Quo in SF

What an event last night! Together with Babson’s Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership and the Silicon Vikings, we had a great day of programming on Thursday February 5th. By day we offered one-on-one coaching sessions with seasoned women executives, and by night we listened to TED-talk style presentations featuring women founders. Last night’s guests were Maia…

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Petia Whitmore

Three Quick Updates

Greetings from the snow-covered Babson Wellesley campus! I thought I’d take a small break from shoveling and provide you with three quick but important updates: 1) We are in rolling admission for our Spring 2015 Blended Learning MBA start. If your New Year’s resolution includes building yourself as a stronger, more versatile and better equipped…

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Shirin H. Razi

Babson is making waves in San Francisco

Look out 2015! Babson is making waves in SF. What do we mean? For one, our community is growing and growing. Just last fall we welcomed our 8th cohort of San Francisco Blended Learning students, who are studying hard to earn their MBAs. We now host an adventurous class of undergraduate students from Wellesley every term through our Undergraduate Semester in SF program.…

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Petia Whitmore

Four Interview Tips

This week the Graduate Admissions suite in Olin Hall has been such a busy place! Every day we have dozens of Round 2 candidates coming for their admissions interview. This interview intense period will continue over the next couple of weeks so I thought I would offer 4 quick tips to anyone who is unsure…

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