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From Entrepreneurship to Law and Theater History: Faculty Honored
From Entrepreneurship to Law and Theater History: Faculty Honored » Faculty from across disciplines earn Dean’s Awards for Excellence in Teaching and Faculty Scholarship Awards.
The Rise and Future of Financial Innovation
The Rise and Future of Financial Innovation » Financial technology startups have changed the way we manage our money. But what does the future hold for the industry?
The AI Advantage
The AI Advantage » Artificial intelligence powers everything from ecommerce chatbots to retirement planning. AI expert Tom Davenport weighs in on how to kickstart AI projects, and why humans aren’t going away.
Jason Feifer: The Entrepreneur’s Storyteller
Jason Feifer: The Entrepreneur’s Storyteller » Jason Feifer, the editor in chief of Entrepreneur magazine, talks about the enduring power of print, his need to find new opportunities, and what he admires about the many entrepreneurs he has met.
Is a Master’s in Business Analytics Worth It?
Is a Master’s in Business Analytics Worth It? » One of the biggest motivators for going to graduate school is accelerating your career. See how mastering business analytics can set you up for success.
Investing in the Workplace and the Working Parent
Investing in the Workplace and the Working Parent » Faculty explore the challenges working parents face as their children age and explain ways to manage a business like an investment.
Can the Financial Markets Make the World a Better Place?
Can the Financial Markets Make the World a Better Place? » Erika Karp’s investment firm helps clients make a social impact with their money. Babson recently honored her with the Centennial Social Innovator Award.
The Future of Work Is Learning
The Future of Work Is Learning » What will it take to be successful in the workplaces of the future? Heather McGowan MBA ’01 says it’s adaptability, lifelong learning, and having an agile mindset.
Finding New Ways to Think About Healthcare
Finding New Ways to Think About Healthcare » What makes Associate Professor and research scholar Yunwei Gai is so passionate about health economics? The opportunity for impact.
Determining the Value of the Next IPO and Preparing for the Academic Year
Determining the Value of the Next IPO and Preparing for the Academic Year » This week in faculty news: Babson professors’ papers and expertise appear in national media.