Babson Entrepreneurs

Alexandra Dunk

Aging and Caregiving Digital Health Opportunities, Problems, and Pitches

The problems facing the aging population are getting bigger and bigger – and so is the opportunity to innovate. On Thursday, October 11, the Blank Center, Aging2.0 Boston, and Massachusetts eHealth Institute are collaborating to present Aging & Caregiving Digital Health Reverse Pitches. Key players in the aging services sector will pitch what they see…

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Jake Maude

Kevin Colleran at the Summer Venture Showcase

During the Summer Venture Showcase, in which a number of Babson startups pitched their businesses to a live audience of ~400 investors, entrepreneurs, and professionals from around the world, Debi Kleiman interviewed venture capitalist Kevin Colleran on the topic of investing in startups. The talk started with Colleran joking about how getting funding is a…

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Alexandra Dunk

How 2 Tuesdays Return This Fall

We’ll be bringing back our popular #How2Tuesday series at the Blank Center on Tuesday, October 9. Hosted by content experts, How 2 Tuesdays are short, workshop style sessions meant to bring you very specific, user friendly instruction on some of the most important things you need to know for your venture. Every Tuesday at 5pm, we cover a…

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Babson San Francisco

Babson joined Stanford, UCBerkeley + Wharton for B-School Disrupt in San Francisco

Babson College joined other leading Bay Area business schools for the 2nd annual B-School Disrupt SF on September 5, 2019 hosted at the LinkedIn San Francisco headquarters. This special startup pitch event is meant to gather alumni around TechCrunch Disrupt SF—an annual local event debuting revolutionary startups and game-changing technologies, taking place in the city that same…

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Jake Maude

Babson Built | Craig Benson on Cabletron Systems

Babson Built is a dive into the entrepreneurial mindset and journey, brought to life through the stories of Babson founders. From dorm room startup to Shark Tank to Series A, our interviews depict the highs, lows, and thrills of starting and scaling a venture.  The Babson Built podcast is now live and can be listened…

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Antonette Ho

2018 Rocket Pitch – Call for Pitches!

Working on a business opportunity? Want to pitch your idea and get meaningful, immediate feedback? The answer is simple: participate in Rocket Pitch on Thursday, November 8! Now in its 19th year, Rocket Pitch is an annual event where Babson (students and alumni), Olin Engineering and Wellesley College student entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas to…

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Alexandra Dunk

The Discipline of Staying Flexible: Summer Catalyst Director Elliott Adams Talks Entrepreneurship & Iteration

So, you’ve got a business idea, a hypothesis even. Can it be proven? Does your customer want what you’re offering? Rewind – who is your customer, again? These are the questions that motivate Elliott Adams, the director of this year’s Summer Catalyst Program at Babson San Francisco, and form the foundation of his perspective on…

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