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Brianna Radicioni

Babson WIN Lab and WEBOS to Host Free Summer Soiree on June 7—WIN Lab Applications Now Open Through June 30 for All Women Entrepreneurs

Babson College’s Women Innovating Now (WIN) Lab® and Women Entrepreneurs Boston (WEBOS) invite all to attend their annual Summer Soiree—a free event to meet with, and learn more about, women entrepreneurs in the community and learn more about the program. The soiree will also introduce attendees to available resources in the greater startup ecosystem, and…

Shannon Sweeny

Sidekick: Home Improvement Made Easy

Alex Arata MBA ’06, Andrew Austin MBA ’06 and David Dombroski are the founders of Sidekick. What is Sidekick? Sidekick is a home improvement concierge service, acting as a trusted advisor and single point of contact for homeowners to manage all their home improvement needs. Sidekick has a simple mission – to inspire people to…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson Named Among Top Graduate Programs for Accounting

Babson is named in the top 15 masters programs in the country for Accounting by Accounting.com. Earning a master’s in accounting can help you rise to the top of a lucrative and demanding field. While there is a long term payoff, in the short term it will also help you prepare for the Certified Public…

Michael Chmura

Century Bank’s Sloane Family Headlines Babson’s Third Thursdays Speaker Series

The Sloane Family, founders of family-owned Century Bank, discussed pointers, tips, and tricks to self-financing ventures successfully, during the recent kickoff of the Babson Alumni & Friends Network and the Alumni Club of Boston May Third Thursdays speaker series.  Generously sponsored by Century Bank, the panel of speakers included Founder and Chairman Marshall M. Sloane,…

Michael Chmura

MBA Graduate Establishes Cambridge Educators Design Lab

Angeline UyHam MBA’16 is founder of the Cambridge Educators Design Lab, which, provides an opportunity for communities to collaborate on bold ideas that make a difference in the lives of students. By using design thinking matched with an entrepreneurial mindset, the lab collectively transform ideas into solutions. The lab serves as a new model for…

Michael Chmura

Babson Hosts N.E. Regional Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

Babson and Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) will host the NFTE New England Regional Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge for area students. Sponsors include the Citi Foundation and Microsoft. Young entrepreneurs have already won previous competitions to participate in the New England regional final event. Teenagers will demonstrate their command of the entrepreneurial mindset, the way entrepreneurs recognize…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson San Francisco Launches Summer Catalyst Program

This summer, May 30, 2017-Aug 4, 2017, Babson San Francisco (SF) will be offering the Babson San Francisco Summer Catalyst by Belcham. This program gives students and alumni the opportunity to connect, disrupt, and build in San Francisco through a partnership with BelCham, a government independent not-for-profit with the purpose of supporting entrepreneurial excellence in the…

Patricia Berens

Craft Beer, Trevor Noah, Athletes, Jihad – New Books on Many Topics!

Come take a look at our New Books shelf and see if there’s something that interests you! Some newer titles are : Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah The Champion Mindset: an Athlete’s Guide to Mental Toughness by Joanna Zeiger Brewing Revolution: Pioneering the Craft Beer Movement by Frank…