Research & Insights

Babson faculty are intellectuals, practicing entrepreneurs, lawyers, artists, engineers, and more, but most importantly, they are educators. Harness their relevant, practical research and consulting and executive experience to make informed strategic decisions in your organization and professional life.

Reflecting on a Trip to the Top of the World
Reflecting on a Trip to the Top of the World » In the Arctic Circle, a group of Babson College students takes in the region’s stark beauty and asks tough questions about economics, policy, and climate change.
An Entrepreneurial Ecosystem on the Rise
An Entrepreneurial Ecosystem on the Rise » How does an entrepreneurial ecosystem survive and thrive? The new GEM report highlights the strength of Miami’s entrepreneurial community.
‘Superheroes’ Joining Forces in Digital Experience Initiative
‘Superheroes’ Joining Forces in Digital Experience Initiative » An interdisciplinary team of Babson faculty is researching the importance of responsible and ethical digital transformation.
It’s Time to Startup. Is Your Pitch Ready?
It’s Time to Startup. Is Your Pitch Ready? » The world badly needs entrepreneurs to innovate our way into the new normal. Those entrepreneurs need a solid pitch.
Revisiting A Global Business Class
Revisiting A Global Business Class » Six weeks after her class ended, Sara Parker MBA '20 reached out to her professors from "Doing Business Globally, Highways and Landmines" for their perspective on global business now that the world has turned upside-down.
How to Build Your Personal Brand
How to Build Your Personal Brand » In our rapidly changing world, cultivating your personal brand is more important than ever. Karen Hebert-Maccaro, CEO of Babson Executive Education, shares how.
How to Manage Remote Teams
How to Manage Remote Teams » The move online presents unique obstacles for managers, including how to manage remote teams.
Office Hours: 5 Provocative Films about the American Dream
From Babson Magazine
Office Hours: 5 Provocative Films about the American Dream » Professor Julie Levinson, who has been exploring themes related to the American dream her entire career, recounts five provocative movies that resonate today.
The Business of Business Is People
The Business of Business Is People » Now more than ever, companies need leaders who inspire positive transformation, and put the well-being of the people they lead at the center of everything they do.
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.