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Balancing Act

The following post is from Trevor Grode ’19, founder of Revive Hemp Foods, a fall 2016 hatchery business. Let’s try and make this quick because I have a lot to do. It’s currently 12:45 AM and this blog post is the second to last task I have to do today. Next week I have a…

#How2Tuesday: How to Use Storytelling

The Blank Center’s #How2Tuesday series continues on Tuesday, November 8 at 5pm! How 2 Use Storytelling with Lakshmi Balachandra, Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship at Babson! This session focuses on what entrepreneurs should consider when crafting their pitches – specifically, the how stories can capture investors’ interest when entrepreneurs pitch their ventures for funding.  Participants will…

Three Minutes. Three Slides. 17th Annual Rocket Pitch

Today marks the 17th annual Rocket Pitch, sponsored by the Blank Center, Pierce Atwood LLP and Samuel Goldstein and Co. There are 86 presentations scheduled today from Babson students (ugrad, MSEL, MBA), Wellesley College students and Babson alumni, each with only three minutes and three slides to clearly and succinctly deliver the critical differentiating elements…

Lula Technologies, Inc. Wins SoFi Entrepreneur Program Pitch Competition at Babson

Undergraduate hatchery team Lula Technologies, Inc. (Matthew Vega-Sanz ’19 and Michael Vega-Sanz ’19) won the SoFi Entrepreneur Program Pitch Competition at Babson on October 24. Lula competed against four other graduate and undergraduate startups. The winner received a $2,000 cash prize from SoFi and automatic entry into the SoFi Entrepreneur Program. Congratulations to all participants!…

Linda Woods Curtin

Una Pizca Wins WIN Lab Miami Demo Night Pitch Competition

Babson College Women Innovating Now (WIN) Lab® in Miami hosted their inaugural Demo Night last Thursday evening with the program’s entrepreneurs showcasing their companies to the Miami community. The WIN Lab® teamed up with Venture Café for the event, a prominent foundation in Miami’s start up ecosystem that seeks to connect entrepreneurs to resources with…

Babson Hatchery

Getting Feedback from Customers

The following post is from Jonathan Mleczko ’17 & Lexi Smith , co-founders of Carewell, a fall 2016 hatchery business. Since the start of this school year, Carewell has made significant progress in terms of development. Now is the time to begin testing with live users that are not part of our families, which is…

#How2Tuesday: How to Understand Angel Investors

The Blank Center’s #How2Tuesday series continues on Tuesday, November 1 at 5pm! How 2 Understand Angel Investors with Ziad Moukheiber of Boston Harbor Angels! There are often misconceptions about how to approach angel investors as an entrepreneur. As part of the angel community, Ziad will share best practices on how to approach and understand angel…

Programming for Non-Programmers at Babson: Basics + Front-End Development

We’re thrilled to be hosting General Assembly next Friday, October 28 for an all day workshop at the Blank Center: Programming for Non-Programmers at Babson: Basics + Front-End Development! Interested in startups or tech? The Blank Center has teamed up with General Assembly to offer Programming for Non-Programmers: Basics + Front-End Development. This program is…

Meredith Dziuba

Education Abroad & Your Career

In the midst of the fall recruiting season, education abroad can feel like a barrier to scoring an interview with the company of your dreams. Instead of thinking of your time abroad as a hindrance to your career goals, remember that you are making an investment in your personal development. Operating outside of your comfort…