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Michael Chmura

Babson Among Boston Business Journal’s Healthiest Employers For 2016

Babson College is among the finalists for the Boston Business Journal’s sixth annual Healthiest Employers programs. BBJ will celebrate Babson and like-minded employers at a March 31st breakfast event at the Aloft Boston Seaport Hotel in South Boston. BBJ honored 26 companies for efforts in maintaining and improving employee health. “Babson is honored to be…

Michael Chmura

Babson Offers Entrepreneurship Program for Public and Private Sector Leaders

Babson is offering the world’s first publicly offered program specifically to help public and private sector leaders create an entirely new internal capacity to formulate and implement entrepreneurship ecosystems in their societies using the most advanced concepts, methods, cases, and practice in the field. The program will be held February 29 to March 2, 2016…

Michael Chmura

Babson Receives WorldatWork Work-Life 2016 Seal Of Distinction

WorldatWork, a nonprofit HR association and compensation authority, is proud to announce that Babson College has earned the Work-Life Seal of Distinction for 2016. The seal is a unique mark of excellence designed to identify organizational success in work-life effectiveness. Babson is one of 116 organizations to be honored as a 2016 recipient. On March…

Michael Chmura

MBA Graduate’s Book Tops Amazon Management And Leadership Chart

“The Excellence Habit – How Small Changes In Our Mindset Can Make A Big Difference In Our Lives,” written by Vlad Zachary M’99, attained #1 bestselling status on Amazon in Management & Leadership during the launch week of January 11, through 15, and since then has consistently stayed in the top 50 through top 100…

Michael Chmura

Graduate Coauthors Book On Leadership And Corporate Reinvention

Why do most corporate transformation strategies fail and how can companies avoid being just another heartbreaking statistic? “Weʼve found that there are two big reasons that these strategies donʼt work. The first is a lack of appreciation for the role that culture plays in creating transformation programs that stick. The second is poor leadership,” explain…

Michael Chmura

Babson Graduates Among Forbes 30 Under 30

Alexander Debelov ’10, cofounder of Virool, and Polina Raygorodskaya ’08, cofounder of Wanderu, are among the members of the 2016 Forbes 30 under 30. Alexander Debelov ’10, cofounder, Virool – Marketing & Advertising Category As a student at Babson College, Debelov cofounded the Kairos Society, the world’s largest student entrepreneurship organization. Two years after graduating,…

Brianna DiPietro

Babson Students Selected for LinkedIn’s Inaugural Campus Editor Program

Andrea Reeves MSEL’16 and Daniel Coley ‘18 have been chosen to join LinkedIn’s first-ever Campus Editor Program – a new initiative helping to bring dynamic #StudentVoices to the platform’s 400+ million members. Within the group, Andrea and Daniel proudly represent Babson College – the only institution from which more than one student has been selected…

Michael Chmura

Babson Supports Wellesley Education Foundation

Babson continues its support for the Wellesley Education Foundation and the annual Wellesley Spelling Bee, which took place this year on Thursday, November 5, 2015 at the Sprague School. The Wellesley Spelling Bee is a WEF community fundraising event which raises money to fund enrichment programs for the Wellesley Public Schools.  This year Babson contributed…

‘Personal Branding’ Assignment Nets Insightful Student Posts On LinkedIn®

Marketing Professor Victoria Crittenden knows the importance of crafting a personal brand. “To be in any kind of business today, your first priority is to become chief marketing officer for the individual brand of YOU.” Students in her Ugrad Marketing Management class quickly learned how to do just that. One of their assignments was to…

Babson Receives ‘Rising STAR – Gold’ Status in AASHE 2015 Sustainable Campus Index

Babson was rated a ‘Rising Star – Gold’ and earned a 15-point increase in its overall score from its previous report in The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education’s (AASHE) 2015 Sustainable Campus Index. Babson was specifically commended for its efforts in Career Development –“Babson College’s Undergraduate Center for Career Development has…