Tag: MCFE

Recruit Babson Undergraduate Talent in Spring 2020!

The Babson College Hoffman Family Undergraduate Center for Career Development (CCD)Below please find many ways to tap into Babson’s talent this Spring, including an opportunity to host an Externship at your organization in January. We hope to see you on campus! SPRING 2020 PROGRAMS RESUME REVIEW NIGHTWednesday, February 12th 6:00pm – 8:00pm CALLING ALL RECRUITERS AND…

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MCFE Team Leads Sallie Mae Design Thinking Hackathon

One class offered to students in the MBA programs at Babson is Managing the Consulting Experience. This class allows individuals to manage and lead a team of undergraduate students on a consulting project, gaining real-world project management experience. Read about an event initiative organized by Marc Antunes ’18, who is currently leading the team working…

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Activating the UN Sustainable Development Goals

As an Entrepreneur in Residence here at The Lewis Institute, Carol Atwood has been a tremendous force in integrating the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into experiential learning opportunities at Babson. She recently led what we hope will be the first of many MCFE (Management Consulting Field Experience) projects focused specifically on activating businesses…

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The Applicability of MCFE in the workplace

From Foundations of Management and Entrepreneurship (FME) to Management Consulting Field Experience (MCFE), Babson has exposed its students to experiential learning from a very early stage. The purpose of these courses was to introduce students to key concepts early on, such as collaboration, problem-solving, presentation skills, creative and analytical thinking, etc. I have found that…

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Babson Student & Employer Partner Consulting Success Stories

Babson’s Management Consulting Field Experience (aka “MCFE”) and the Babson Consulting Alliance Program (aka “BCAP”) offer our students opportunities to gain practical industry experience while working with professionals in the business community. Our MCFE and BCAP programs connect Boston-area organizations with talented Babson undergraduate and graduate students who work as consultants to address a current…

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Lean for Social Innovation: Students and Toyota Activate Social Change

By Wiljeana Jackson Glover, Assistant Professor of Technology, Operations and Information Management at Babson College. This post is the first in a series that explores how Toyota Production System (TPS) principles were applied at the Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB) to support social innovation. Posts include the opinions of thought leaders and Babson student perspectives.…

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Congratulations to our Fall 2013 Undergraduate Management Consulting Field Experience Teams!

As I reflect on the semester, I am grateful for the hard work and dedication exhibited by our 12 Management Consulting Field Experience (MCFE ) teams. You continue to amaze me with your thorough research, thoughtful recommendations, and professionalism. Thank you to our dedicated Graduate Student Project Leaders who managed these successful teams. I am…

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Why It’s Important to Have “Play” Time After School

Hi Babson, Sometimes people may wonder why exactly extracurricular activities, in addition to school, are so important to employers. They are important because they show drive, commitment, passion, and time-management skills. They allow a recruiter to see that you are able to not only multi-task but perform well in all that you are involved in.…

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