Author: Elizabeth Atwater

Elizabeth Atwater
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Elizabeth Atwater
Elizabeth Atwater is a senior manager on Babson College's Marketing team. Her writing has appeared in print and online in a wide range of outlets including Forbes, The Atlantic, Reuters, Chief Learning Officer, BostInno, and Seventeen magazine. Her career story includes a stint at a venture capital-backed technology startup, as well as a chapter working for a small, family-run public relations firm. Atwater earned her undergraduate degree at Northwestern University.
An Inside Look at the Online Teaching Training Program
An Inside Look at the Online Teaching Training Program » This summer, 243 faculty members took part in the Online Teaching Training Program, mastering new skills and tools and learning from one another as Babson prepares to kick off a new academic year.
How One Babson Student Sold His Startup
How One Babson Student Sold His Startup » Max Feber ’21 has been working on his cold-brew coffee company, BRUW since high school. With his senior year at Babson on the horizon, it was time to sell. Here’s how he did it.
Learning Together: Resuming Classes on Campus for Fall
Learning Together: Resuming Classes on Campus for Fall » Babson’s fall undergraduate and graduate class offerings are designed to maximize face-to-face class interaction, while promoting safe social distance and seamless distance learning when in-person attendance is not possible.
A Penultimate Lecture for the Class of 2020
A Penultimate Lecture for the Class of 2020 » More than 235 Graduate students tuned in to the Penultimate Lecture, where beloved faculty members offered words of wisdom ahead of the official degree conferral.
Why Do Innovation and Creativity Thrive in Crisis?
Why Do Innovation and Creativity Thrive in Crisis? » Why is it that in crisis situations, many companies step up and are more innovative and creative than usual? According to Professor Jay Rao, entrepreneurial leadership is part of the answer.
Entrepreneurial Leadership Masters vs. MBA in Leadership: Which is Right for You?
Entrepreneurial Leadership Masters vs. MBA in Leadership: Which is Right for You? » Are you thinking about going back to school for a graduate degree? If so, you’re in good company. Most would-be graduate students know about the MBA, but many are surprised by the many different specialized masters degrees business schools offer.
‘When There’s a Problem, There’s an Opportunity’
‘When There’s a Problem, There’s an Opportunity’ » Entrepreneurs Matt Nuernberger MBA ’10 and David Zamarin ’19 are in different businesses, yet share a common mission: retooling their operations to stay successful in response to the pandemic.
Ideas for Keeping Health and Wellness in Check
Ideas for Keeping Health and Wellness in Check » With so much uncertainty and transition, it's especially important to take care of yourself. Babson's meditation voicemail, virtual support groups, Instagram wellness challenges, and even some faculty research provide a starting point.
How to Stay Connected From Afar
How to Stay Connected From Afar » Staying connected to the community is more important than ever. Here are a few recommendations for how to stay socially connected without being together on campus.   
Best MBA for Entrepreneurship – Again This article contains a video
Best MBA for Entrepreneurship – Again » For an unprecedented 27th consecutive year, U.S. News & World report has ranked Babson’s MBA program No. 1 for entrepreneurship. Our innovative, ever-evolving approach to instilling an entrepreneurial, make-it-happen mindset in our graduates is needed now more than ever.