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Emily Denoble

Demystifying the STEP Project

Matt R. Allen is an Associate Professor in Babson’s Entrepreneurship Division, Faculty Director for the Institute for Family Entrepreneurship, and the Academic Director for Successful Transgenerational Entrepreneurship Practices (STEP). He has taught entrepreneurship and family entrepreneurship courses to students at levels ranging from undergraduates to graduates and executives. Babson has recently emphasized the importance of…

Antonette Ho

#How2Tuesday: How 2 Discover Your Customer

The Blank Center’s #How2Tuesday series continues on Tuesday, October 10 at 5pm in Luksic 101: How 2 Discover Your Customer with Keith Hopper! Please note the room location is Luksic 101. The majority of new products fail because their creators lack a complete understanding of their customers. In this hands-on workshop, Keith will define Customer…

Emily Denoble

John Grayson: Blank Center Advisory Board Member Profile

John Grayson, MBA ’97, is the Founder and President of Genuine, one of the nation’s top digital advertising agencies. Genuine was recently acquired by the Interpublic Group of Companies (IPG), a publicly traded advertising company. We are thrilled that John has returned to Babson as a member of the Blank Center’s Advisory Board! While he…

Antonette Ho

Sports Tech Hackathon with ASICS and HYPE Foundation!

On Wednesday, October 11 in the Schlesinger Innovation Center, join the Blank Center, together with ASICS and HYPE Foundation, a global leader in promoting sports innovation, to design tech solutions for the fitness and sports world. Register now >> During the hackathon, teams will develop innovative ideas for the sports and fitness arena, solving key…

Antonette Ho

#How2Tuesdays This Fall!

  Want to learn something really practical to get your startup moving in the right direction? #How2Tuesdays are short, workshop style sessions meant to bring you very specific, user friendly instruction on some of the most important things you need to know how to do for your venture. Every Tuesday at 5pm in the Blank…

Antonette Ho

Len Green is Coming to Campus!

Entrepreneur-in-Residence Len Green will be coming to campus the first week of October! In addition to office hours for Butler Launch Pad participants, on Thursday, October 5, Len will welcome another Len! Former Babson President and current HBS professor, Len Schlesinger will be with us for a lively and instructive discussion around entrepreneurship and opportunity…

Antonette Ho

Grow with Google for Startups and Businesses

Join us on Thursday, October 5 as the experts from Google share their deep knowledge around digital marketing for startups This event is for launched startups, not concepts. Register now >> Running a startup or establishing digital presence for your established business is no walk in the park. Amidst managing financials and day-to-day operations, founders…

Antonette Ho

First Fall 2017 #How2Tuesday: How 2 Uncover and Shape Your Value Proposition

We are so excited for our first #How2Tuesday of the fall semester: How to Uncover and Shape Your Value Proposition with Chair of the Entrepreneurship Division, Andrew Corbett! How do you articulate the value you provide your customers and other stakeholders?  In this workshop you will gain insights in distilling your prospective value into an…

Emily Denoble

Demystifying the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor

Dr. Donna Kelley is a professor of entrepreneurship at Babson and serves as the Frederic C. Hamilton Chair of Free Enterprise. Her research in global entrepreneurship has been published in journals including Journal of Business Venturing, Entrepreneurship: Theory & Practice, and Journal of Product Innovation Management. She sat down with me to discuss her extensive…

Emily Denoble

Entrepreneurship Faculty Profile: William B. Gartner

Professor William B. Gartner is a prominent researcher of entrepreneurship and has won several prestigious awards for his work. We are thrilled that he has joined Babson’s entrepreneurship division this year! I recently called Professor Gartner to learn what excites him about his new role and how he hopes to engage the Babson community. What…