Author: Shannon Sweeny

Shannon Sweeny
Writer
Shannon Sweeny
Shannon Sweeny is the public relations specialist at Babson College. Shannon writes blog content and press releases for the college, promoting student and alumni entrepreneurs, faculty research and projects and program development. Her writing has been featured on Monster.com’s various career sites and Positively Smitten. She is also the co-founder and company director of the movement company Paradise Lost: A Movement Collective. Sweeny earned her undergraduate degree in political and social communications from Emerson College and is currently an MBA candidate at Babson.
What Exactly Does It Do? Female Entrepreneurs on the Art of the Technology Pitch
What Exactly Does It Do? Female Entrepreneurs on the Art of the Technology Pitch » Complicated technology, a landscape stacked against you, and lots of unknown territory. These female entrepreneurs are giving advice on how to pitch your tech company to wow investors, facing all the odds.
The Key to Economic Growth? Local Entrepreneurship
The Key to Economic Growth? Local Entrepreneurship » Can entrepreneurship save economies? If you ask Daniel Isenberg, the answer will always be yes.
Failure: Just What the Doctor Ordered
Failure: Just What the Doctor Ordered » We’ve all heard the stories—Steve Jobs was fired from Apple, Oprah was let go from her first television job, and Steven Spielberg was rejected from film school multiple times. From these great failures came great success. But can failure work for everyone?