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Why Entrepreneurial Leadership Matters
From Babson Magazine
Why Entrepreneurial Leadership Matters » Research by Babson’s Arthur M. Blank School, led by Professor Scott Taylor, has created the first academic model to explain entrepreneurial leadership.
Awards, Books, and Publications for Babson Faculty
Awards, Books, and Publications for Babson Faculty » Babson College faculty members are being recognized for new books and articles, as well as with an array of awards for their scholarship.
Investigating the Future of Work
Investigating the Future of Work » As companies contemplate bringing workers back to the office, they reckon with core questions about innovation, productivity, and what kind of organization they want to be.
Why Conglomerates Are Breaking Up
Why Conglomerates Are Breaking Up » From Kellogg’s to General Electric, several conglomerates have opted to break up into smaller companies looking to increase interest from investors. Babson’s Peter Cohan, who teaches corporate strategy, explains the reasons behind the new trend.
Babson Experts on How to Recession-Proof Your Finances
Babson Experts on How to Recession-Proof Your Finances » With fears of a recession looming in the United States, Babson College finance professors offer their thoughts and advice on navigating the turbulent financial times.
Target, Walmart Have Too Much Inventory. Here’s Why.
Target, Walmart Have Too Much Inventory. Here’s Why. » Big-box stores are overloaded with inventory. Babson Professor Anne Roggeveen explains reasons for the shift in consumer-spending habits.
Closing the Wealth Gap Through Entrepreneurship
Closing the Wealth Gap Through Entrepreneurship » A panel of alumni experts at the Black Unity Summit share their keys to success to helping close the wealth gap for Black entrepreneurs.
A Teaching Moment: The Impact of the Invasion of Ukraine
A Teaching Moment: The Impact of the Invasion of Ukraine » At a Ukraine-Russia teach-in, Babson professors provide a multidisciplinary look at the wide-ranging effect of the invasion, from politics to economics to health care to cultural heritage.
Managing the Next Phase of Pandemic Response
Managing the Next Phase of Pandemic Response » As Babson College begins to move out of the emergency management phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, two experts who have helped guide the College’s response discuss what may come next.
Daryl Bullis: Opening Minds Through Academic Research
Daryl Bullis: Opening Minds Through Academic Research » Longtime academic librarian Daryl Bullis encourages students to think of writing a paper not just a task to fulfill, but a world to discover.