Author: Kait Smith Lanthier

Kait Smith Lanthier
MANAGING EDITOR
Kait Smith Lanthier
Kait Smith Lanthier is the editor at Entrepreneurship of All Kinds®. As Babson College’s brand journalist, she writes about all things entrepreneurship and innovation, telling the stories of new venture entrepreneurs, social innovators, family businesses, and corporate intrapraneurs who are redefining entrepreneurship. Her writing has appeared in print and online in a variety of outlets including USA Today, Yahoo Shine, YourTango, CosmoGirl, and First for Women magazine. Smith earned her undergraduate degree in journalism and graduate degree in integrated marketing, both from Marist College.
10 Lessons from 10 Years of Babson’s Summer Venture Program
Living Entrepreneurship
10 Lessons from 10 Years of Babson’s Summer Venture Program » To celebrate Babson's Summer Venture Program's 10th anniversary, we spoke with alumni to determine the top 10 lessons from the program.
Vision 2021: Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the UAE
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Vision 2021: Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the UAE » What does it take to advance an already prosperous nation? In the UAE, the way forward is is mapped out in the region's Vision 2021 plan.
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Living Entrepreneurship
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Linda Rottenberg’s Advice: Go Crazy on Your Idea
Living Entrepreneurship
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Caryl Stern’s Lessons on Life and Leadership
Amplifying Social Innovation
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Growing Plants to Grow Students with Stephen Ritz
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Crooked Oak’s Head-First Dive Into Craft Spirits
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Crooked Oak’s Head-First Dive Into Craft Spirits » What started as an experiment for a family of entrepreneurs has grown into a full-fledged business, putting a new spin on classic spirits.
From Athlete to Entrepreneur
Living Entrepreneurship
From Athlete to Entrepreneur » Former WNBA star and collegiate standout Michelle Brooke-Marciniak leveraged the skills and mentality she developed as an athlete to guide her career as an entrepreneur.
Meet GEM: The Global Study of Entrepreneurship
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