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Patricia Berens

Looking for historical industry ratios?

Horn Library has purchased the digital archive of Dun’s Industry Norms and Key Business Ratios.  Find historical industry financial ratios using 4-digit SIC codes for over 800 lines of business, as well as industry norms for major industry segments.  Key Business Ratios is on the list of library research databases.  The vendor is Mergent (D&B is…

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New Company Resource: Mergent Online

Mergent Online is a comprehensive source of information about US and international companies, both public and private.  Research company histories, executives, financials, competitors, supply chain, equity research, SEC filings, and more.  One can do individual company look-ups as well as screen according to a variety of criteria. Mergent Online also includes industry reports and country…

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Career Resource GOINGLOBAL now on Library website

GOINGLOBAL is a career and employment resource that features country career guides,  US and Canadian city career guides, corporate profiles, worldwide job and internship postings, visa information, and more.  For example, the country career guides basically tell you everything you need to know about applying for jobs and work life in a country, including how job…

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Babson Duo Honored With Inaugural Shelley Kaplan Sustainability Award

Babson College is pleased to announce the first ever recipients of the Shelley Kaplan Sustainability Award – Steve Tolley, for sustainability in practice, and – Vikki Rodgers, for sustainability in research/academics. Kaplan Sustainability Award  The Kaplan Sustainability Award was established in 2013 to honor Shelley Kaplan, who, in his 12 years of service, led the…

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Babson Student Startup: OneGround Direct To Consumer Shoe Company

Babson Graduate Student Eamon Walsh is cofounder of OneGround, a direct to consumer shoe company providing handmade, designer quality footwear, starting at $99. About OneGround We bring beautifully crafted, handmade, designer quality shoes, direct to the consumer. Customers receive a personal and unique experience like they have never felt before. We connect each customer directly…

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Alumni Paul Costello and Linda Pizzuti Henry Among BBJ’s 40 Under 40

The Boston Business Journal (BBJ) 2014 40 Under 40 honorees are “business and civic leaders who already are making a major impact in their respective fields and the civic life of the Boston area. Judges reviewed nominations for more than 350 individuals. Key factors in picking honorees were professional accomplishments and civic engagement.” Paul Costello…

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Babson’s CWEL And Mass Innovation Nights Feature Women Founders

Babson’s Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership is sponsoring Mass Innovation Nights #67, October 8th, 6-8:30 p.m. at Workbar, 45 Prospect Street, Cambridge. #MIN67 features 10 women-led businesses, including Babson companies: Orora Global (Marissa Goldstein M’15) @OroraGlobal – We are a global social enterprise with a simple mission: to provide access to reliable renewable energy to…

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Babson JMCFE Team Honored With WTT Young Leader Award

A Babson Joint Management Consulting Field Experience (JMCFE) Team has earned a Third Place Prize in the field of marketing at the 2014 WTT Young Leader Competition ceremonies September 23rd in Saint Gallen, Switzerland. Professor Dwight Gertz, Babson program faculty advisor, accepted the award on behalf of Babson team members Santiago Quinones, Mustafa Ozkanli, and Anibha Singh.…

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Babson Joins Presidential Summit On Climate Leadership

Babson is among the colleges participating in the 2014 Presidential Summit on Climate Leadership, October 1 – 3, 2014 in Boston. Dallase Scott, Babson director of sustainability, is representing Babson at the Summit, which will bring together more than 250 college and university leaders from across the U. S. to focus on ways to strengthen campus climate action…

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Fox Boston Visits Babson

Friday, September 19 was a crisp, 47° fall morning, and Babson students were out in full force to welcome Fox Boston to campus. The Fox news crew broadcast the morning news live from Reynolds Campus Center, interviewing President Kerry Healey and current students throughout the morning. We were proud to show off what Babson Pride…