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Ashni Shah

Women Entrepreneurs in Action – WIN Lab 2015

The Women Innovating Now (WIN) Lab is a yearlong residency program for women entrepreneurs. The WIN Lab invests in women, empowering them to disrupt, experiment, and build successful businesses on their terms. The WIN Lab recognizes that women build businesses differently from men. Once WINners are ready to ignite their ideas, the WIN Lab provides…

Babson San Francisco

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…

Jose Garcia – The man behind the shorts

In preparation for the marathon, Jose Garcia M´15 (or negro as we all know him) ran more this winter than the T! Tuesday afternoon after the marathon, Jose felt his legs sore from running the 26 miles of the Boston marathon in an amazing 2h 42 minutes. Monday morning had been a tough one. Not…

Janco Damas

2015 Babson Energy Conference blows up!

The Annual Babson Energy & Environment Conference did indeed blow up this year.  Whereas it was once a comfortable gathering of Babson students.  This year, it caught fire and blew up into a gathering dominated by industry professionals. Many Babson alumni are currently among the foremost implementing new technology into an otherwise historic energy grid. …

Ashni Shah

Android co-founder dumbfounded, Babson misses opportunity!

Babson had the honour of hosting Rich Miner this week as a speaker at the “In the First Person” seminar on Managing the Technology-Intensive Enterprise class taught by Prof. Anirudh Debhar. Rich Miner co-founded Android and is a pioneer in the mobile space. He leads Google Ventures’ East Coast investment team and is based in Cambridge,…

Become a leader, not a manager – Bob Chapman at Babson College

Bob Chapman is the Chairman and CEO of Barry-Wehmiller Companies, a US $1.7 billion global capital equipment and engineering consulting company that measures its success by the way they touch the lives of people. Bob starts talking about the importance of becoming leaders and not managers. This is because managers view people as objects, as…

Janco Damas

Energy Intelligence Software takes center stage at the Babson Energy Conference

This year’s BEC conference is focusing on “Harnessing Entrepreneurial Energy”.  Based on the roster of guest speakers, attendees can expect a robust conversation around emerging opportunities in the Energy space for entrepreneurs. The current state of the industry is that government and utilities across the country are looking for solutions to better help manage demand…

Ashni Shah

Indecisive about taking an Elective Abroad? Babson Industry Trekking in Brazil

Many of our beavers chose sunshine blended with fun and productivity in Brazil, as a spring break destination from the variety of ambiences the wide, wide world had to offer. They visited a bouquet of companies to gain cross sectional industry insight: American Chamber of Commerce – Non-profit facilitating cross border commerce Cyrela – Construction…