Living Entrepreneurship Blog / Tag: Andrew Corbett

Emily Denoble

How 2 Uncover and Shape Your Value Proposition

Our How 2 Tuesday series returned for the year with an interactive workshop with Professor Andrew Corbett! Professor Corbett is a Professor of Entrepreneurship, Babson Research Scholar and serves as Chair of the Entrepreneurship Division. He joined us to teach Babson entrepreneurs how to uncover and shape the value propositions of their businesses. Professor Corbett…

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…

Antonette Ho

What’s the business model of your venture?

The following post is from Fifi Shi ’18, a Butler Venture Accelerator team member. Professor Andrew Corbett and Professor Erik Noyes hosted two business model sessions for Butler Venture Accelerator cohort members on October 6, helping them revisit the business model and walking them through how to articulate theirs. Business model, by definition, is the…

Antonette Ho

#How2Tuesday: How to Go from Feasibility to Your First Customer

The Blank Center’s #How2Tuesday series continues on Tuesday, October 18 at 5pm in the Blank Center Televideo Room! How 2 Go from Feasibility to Your First Customer with Accelerator Faculty Director Andrew Corbett! You’ve got a pretty good idea.  You done some work and feel like it is feasible, but how do you get real…

Antonette Ho

Entrepreneurship Faculty Profile: Andrew Corbett

I recently sat down with Professor Andrew Corbett to discuss the start of the school year and plans for Babson’s Butler Venture Accelerator.  As part of the Accelerator program, the Blank Center works closely with the entrepreneurship faculty in curating, building and innovating the resources for student and alumni entrepreneurs.  As Professor Corbett shared what…

Rachel Kim

Accelerator Adviser Profile Part I: Andrew Corbett

We are featuring profiles of our Butler Venture Accelerator advisers. Check back for updates! Professor Andrew Corbett is all about cognitive aspect in business. His research is based on how people think and learn and how they find new opportunities based on their skills. He is currently a professor in the Entrepreneurship Division and faculty…

Yerim Kim

Identifying Customer Needs and Prototyping

On October 6th, the Butler Venture Accelerator had a workshop on identifying customer needs and prototyping. This workshop aimed to help entrepreneurs to learn how to generate new business ideas based on customer needs. Participants created a simple prototype of a wallet. In the process, participants interviewed their “customer,” created a simple prototype and pitched…

KP Rhee

Assessing the Feasibility of Your Venture

Everybody has interesting business ideas. However, the cool idea which was seemingly successful as a concept often does not thrive as expected. In order for a concept to turn into a business, entrepreneurs must assess whether idea is feasible or not. Faculty director of the Butler Venture Accelerator program Andrew Corbett hosted a feasibility workshop on…