Undergraduate

Peer Career Ambassadors

Spring Break or Career Catastrophe?

This post was written by Elena Ruan ’14, CCD Peer Career Ambassador. Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter – whatever your chosen social media poison is, the message is usually the same. Spring Break is the time to travel to some place tropical or adventurous. With a big group or as an intimate pair, you want to…

Undergraduate

Tommaso Canetta

Tommaso’s 7-Day: Decision Edition

One of the things I love about Babson is how connected our students and community are on social media. Yesterday marked what is personally one of my favorite days of the year – the release of admission decisions for Regular Decision applicants. With decisions set to go live online at 3:00pm yesterday, the dining table…

Undergraduate

Tommaso Canetta

Tommaso’s 7-Day

Hello! My name is Tommaso Canetta, and I am an Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admission here at Babson. I grew up in Connecticut, but have called Boston home for the last 8 years and have been working at Babson for the last 4. I’m an avid sports fan (especially football and hockey), love exploring Boston…

Undergraduate

Blair

#BabsonPride for #BabsonPrizes

Following Babson Student Activities and Leadership on Twitter for updates on Babson events. Checking into Horn Library on Foursquare. Joining a networking group on LinkedIn. Whether you are using Facebook to keep in touch with your friends from high school or LinkedIn to network for your summer internship, social media is undoubtedly part of your…

Undergraduate

Blair

Happy Halloween? How about Happy Championship Season!

This weekend is exciting for the entire campus. As October comes to an end, the trees are losing their leaves and the campus is a beautiful array of fall colors. Students are bringing out their boots and favorite autumn sweaters. Although Sweater Season is my favorite season, that is not why I am excited for…

Living Entrepreneurship

KP Rhee

Twitter Basics for Businesses

Many people when they hear of Twitter associate people posting details from their personal lives. Over the last couple years, startups have found that Twitter can be used as a powerful marketing tool to gain new customers. As a startup, having a free marketing platform can bring a lot of return when cash is tight.…

Undergraduate

Thank You Excel

I was focusing mainly on improving our brand image for this portion of my internship.  We knew people were buying the clothes (Saks Fifth Avenue had tripled their purchase order this time around), so obviously the customers loved our stuff, but they weren’t contributing to our good press as much as we wanted them to be. …

Undergraduate

mjordan1

Finding Customers Where They Are: Online

Technology is everywhere now-a-days.

Undergraduate

wzhu2

Middle of the Summer… Time for a New Plan of Action

Hello all! Hope everybody’s summer is going well. School has been over for a while, and during all that time, I have been pinning and working on Pinterest for my social media internship. So far, so good. I have done a good job getting new followers, and stirring more action on the organization’s website. But,…

Undergraduate

Stepping Up with Social Media

I spent the last couple of days researching a new tool in the social media hub that allows users to post videos on their profile. The application to pioneer this tool is called Vine and it was recently acquired by Twitter when it launched earlier in January. This was my first time hearing about Vine…