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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.
Women Weigh Risks and Rewards When Faced with Entrepreneurial Opportunity
Women Weigh Risks and Rewards When Faced with Entrepreneurial Opportunity » The 2017 Babson-sponsored U.S. Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) report finds that 59 percent of women entrepreneurs perceive opportunity, the highest rate ever recorded, but their entrepreneurial intentions are not trending upward—yet.
Entrepreneurship Research and Why it Matters
Entrepreneurship Research and Why it Matters » For 20 years, the Babson-sponsored Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) has raised awareness about the power of entrepreneurship to create economic and social value, and hopes to continue to enact change in the way entrepreneurs are supported worldwide.
For the UAE, a New Approach to Sustaining Family Business
For the UAE, a New Approach to Sustaining Family Business » What's the key to sustaining family businesses and catalyzing transitions between generations? It starts with shifting to a family entrepreneurship mindset.
19 Things to Look Forward to in 2019
19 Things to Look Forward to in 2019 » Babson’s Centennial! Babson has spent the last 100 years revolutionizing business education. This year, we look forward to honoring our past, celebrating our present, and paving the way for Babson’s second century.
To Expand Entrepreneurship, an Educate-the-Educators Approach
To Expand Entrepreneurship, an Educate-the-Educators Approach » Bright and early on a Monday morning, Professor Heidi Neck asks a room full of educators if they are ready to engage. Engagement will mean many things throughout the week, but at this very moment, it starts with paper boats.
For Kingston Creative, Revitalizing a City Relies on Entrepreneurship
For Kingston Creative, Revitalizing a City Relies on Entrepreneurship » Kingston Creative is an initiative whose stated goal is no less than the revitalization of an entire city. But it’s all in a day’s work for Jennifer Bailey, assistant professor of technology and operations management.
Dinner with the Dean
Dinner with the Dean » Dinner with the Dean is a carefully curated weekly gathering of first-year students from all over the world, all walks of life, and all sorts of interests. Led by Undergraduate Dean Ian Lapp, the series showcases Babson's greatest strength: the diversity of its student body.
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.
One on One With Amir Reza
One on One With Amir Reza » Vice Provost Amir Reza discusses the importance of internationalization at Babson, the impact of his team’s work on the campus, and what’s on the horizon.