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Peer Career Ambassadors

Company Cultures — Finding Your Happy Place

This post was written by Jerry Baker ’16, CCD Peer Career Ambassador Babson’s Undergraduate Center for Career Development stresses the need for students to find their fit.  Looking around the office, posters remind students to “find your happy place.” However, this doesn’t always seem possible.  From the media, we’d believe that the only fun jobs in…

James Dewey-Rosenfeld

TITLE TOWN!

The road to a NEWMAC Championship now goes right through Babson Park. Babson Athletics has had quite the last couple of weeks, as the Women’s Tennis team, the Men’s Soccer team, and the Women’s Volleyball team have all won conference championships in very exciting fashion. The Women’s Tennis team staged a furious rally to come…

jdoherty

Networking galore awaits you at the 2nd Babson Connect – Boston, 12/4/14

The Babson Connect program is a collaborative effort between UG CCD, Grad CCD, Alumni & Friends, the Admissions Teams, and our amazing alumni and employer partners.  This is an event that should NOT be missed and for our students, is an opportunity for YOU to meet Babson alumni and friends to CONNECT, ENGAGE, and LEARN…

Brenda Kostyk

The Start Up Oscars

Just when it seems that Boston’s entrepreneurial ecosystem has reached the top of its game, another grand slam comes along and brings us all to new heights.  Last Wednesday evening at the 2014 MassChallenge Awards Ceremony was one of those “grand slam” moments.  Having intereacted with a number of the start up finalists this year…

Abby

Cradles to Crayons: Snapshot of Volunteering at Babson

Brrrrr! As I stood at PepsiCo this past Saturday, with cold hands and feet, I was amazed at how many people were willing to take time out of their day to sort through donations. This weekend Babson hosted Cradles to Crayons and opened an invitation for all to come and donate part of their Saturday…

Peer Career Ambassadors

Managing the College Lifestyle

This post was written by Owen Shea ’17, CCD Peer Career Ambassador  Social life, good grades, sleep… realistically, you can only pick two of the three to do well when you’re in college. Life before College doesn’t always prepare us for the rigors of the academic and social demands of campus life. I’m sure most students…

Abby

Meal Madness Round 1

I am on my way out, but Babson continues to amaze me even as a senior. Before I came here, I wanted to be a chef. That has been my dream since I can remember. And last night, Babson gave me the opportunity to live my dream through the Meal Madness competition. Meal Madness was…

Peer Career Ambassadors

Tips to mastering your Elevator Pitch!

This post was written by Anamaria Najera’17, CCD Peer Career Ambassador How well you describe yourself in the first few minutes of meeting someone is immensely important. It only takes a few seconds to make a first impression, so your opening lines need to be just right! Here are a few tips to keep in…

Jeff Andrews

A Few Reasons Why I Chose Babson

When choosing which schools you want to apply to, it’s always helpful to identify reasons why certain schools would be the best fit for you; and the best way to determine this is to talk to current students. I’ve found that this is a pretty common question that comes up during interviews with prospective students,…

Courtney Minden

5 Tips Before You Hit Submit-Part 5

Happy Halloween! For some,  this day is the scariest of them all-T minus 1 day until the ED/EA deadline. All week the Babson staff has been offering “treats” in the form of last minute advice on completing your applications. To recap: Monday: Hannah told you to be mindful of all of the word counts to…