Author: Shannon Sweeny Curran

Shannon Sweeny Curran
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Shannon Sweeny Curran
Shannon Sweeny Curran is the Senior Content Strategist at Babson College. Shannon is a writer, content strategist, and works with current students, alumni, and faculty to tell the Babson story. She is also the co-founder and executive director of the movement company ParadiseMoves. She earned her undergraduate degree in political and social communications from Emerson College and is currently an MBA candidate at Babson.
Breaking Down Barriers for a More Diverse Workplace
Breaking Down Barriers for a More Diverse Workplace » Babson Executive Education and the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership (CWEL) have teamed up with the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce to break down barriers for women and minorities in the workplace.
Investing in the Future with Patrick Gregory
Investing in the Future with Patrick Gregory » Patrick Gregory—lecturer, institutional portfolio manager, and campus leader—discusses the importance of real-world application in the classroom.
From the Classroom to Shark Tank, Max Feber’s Future is BRUWing
From the Classroom to Shark Tank, Max Feber’s Future is BRUWing » Max Feber ’21 is the founder and CEO of BRUW, the cold brew filter changing the game on how people drink and make coffee. He’ll pitch the business on “Shark Tank” this January.
Determined to Keep Your New Year’s Resolution? Wish Route Is With You
Determined to Keep Your New Year’s Resolution? Wish Route Is With You » “With every bone of my body, I just know I’m doing what I’m supposed to be doing.” Jessica Lynch ’13, M’14 MBA’17 is the founder of Wish Route, an accountability service that provides you with a fun and delightful path to your wellness ambition.
Launching a Career: 5 Ways Women Can Get Ahead at Work
Launching a Career: 5 Ways Women Can Get Ahead at Work » Looking to get ahead at work? Susan Duffy, executive director of the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership at Babson College, will walk you through what you need to do to get to the next level.
Let’s Get Certified
Let’s Get Certified » Babson Assistant Professor of Marketing Richard Hanna outlines the pros, cons, and how to for integrating professional certifications into the classroom.
Breaking Down Language Barriers with Entrada ESL
Breaking Down Language Barriers with Entrada ESL » Social entrepreneur Erin Janklow MBA’14, founder of Entrada ESL, is working with companies such as Rent the Runway, Vail Resorts, and the National Domestic Worker’s Alliance to teach English as a second language to labor workers.
Four Rooms, 48 Business Pitches
Four Rooms, 48 Business Pitches » Babson College hosts Rocket Pitch, the annual pitch event, during Global Entrepreneurship Week. Forty-eight budding businesses give their best business pitch.
The Power of Scale Up Around the World
The Power of Scale Up Around the World » Representatives from 10 countries from around the world gathered at Babson to discuss the benefits, challenges, and opportunities for scaling up to increase economic development.
We Need More Babsons: Richelieu Dennis on Economic Opportunity as a Vehicle for Change
We Need More Babsons: Richelieu Dennis on Economic Opportunity as a Vehicle for Change » Entrepreneur, investor, social innovator Richelieu Dennis ’91 addresses the need for access, capital, and expertise in order for entrepreneurs to create economic opportunity.