Tag: Company Culture

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5 Things the Next Gen Should Do When Joining a Family Business
5 Things the Next Gen Should Do When Joining a Family Business » How can a next-generation leader successfully enter the family business? Lauri Union of the Institute for Family Entrepreneurship interviewed Babson alumni to find out.
An Inspiring Book Is Having a Big Impact at Babson
An Inspiring Book Is Having a Big Impact at Babson » "Good Company," by Arthur M. Blank ’63, H’98, is a memorable portrait of a values-based leader. Babson College is integrating the book into the student learning experience, both in and out of the classroom.
Time to Evaluate Video Conferencing? Assistant Professor Kerry Gibson Says Yes
Time to Evaluate Video Conferencing? Assistant Professor Kerry Gibson Says Yes » Following months of virtual collaboration, Assistant Professor Kerry Gibson says it’s time to evaluate our approach to meetings through video conferencing.
How to Manage Remote Teams
How to Manage Remote Teams » The move online presents unique obstacles for managers, including how to manage remote teams.
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.
Bauer CEO and Babson Alumnus Pivots Production with Purpose
Bauer CEO and Babson Alumnus Pivots Production with Purpose » You don’t need to be a founder to launch a successful business pivot. Bauer CEO Ed Kinnaly ’87 knows this well.
A Grant, Term Chair, and Tips for Employee-Manager Relations
A Grant, Term Chair, and Tips for Employee-Manager Relations » Faculty members have been awarded a term chair and a grant for their research and teaching excellence, and for what they will bring to the classroom.
Nine Critical Roles Your Company Needs for Strategic Innovation
Nine Critical Roles Your Company Needs for Strategic Innovation » Babson Professors Gina O’Connor and Andrew Corbett identify nine key roles that businesses must fill to achieve strategic innovation—a must in today’s business world.
To Survive, Companies Learn How to Innovate
To Survive, Companies Learn How to Innovate » In an age of disruption, business can’t be complacent. At Babson Executive Education, a program serves as in-depth, holistic guide on how to innovate.
The Healing Organization
The Healing Organization » Professor Raj Sisodia believes in the power of business to heal—employees, customers, and entire ecosystems. But, to do so, organizations need to focus on people and the environment, over profits.
What Drives Successful Women in Business?
What Drives Successful Women in Business? » Successful women in business are collaborative and emotionally intelligent. Many learn and hone these skills through Babson Executive Education.
3 Ways to Build Your Brand like TB12 Sports
3 Ways to Build Your Brand like TB12 Sports » How can you build your brand like the CEO of TB12 Sports? Innovate, plan, and retain your customer, says John Burns MBA’05.
Faculty on Leadership, Music, Entrepreneurship, and Inclusivity
Faculty on Leadership, Music, Entrepreneurship, and Inclusivity » In the news, in their books, and on panels, Babson College professors discuss leadership in terms of history, traits, and equality.
From California to Guatemala, Faculty Fuel Growth and Innovation
From California to Guatemala, Faculty Fuel Growth and Innovation » Faculty are leading international growth initiatives, sharing expertise on sustainable breakthrough innovation, and weighing in on the future of commerce.
In a Networked Economy, Connectivity Isn’t Always the Answer
In a Networked Economy, Connectivity Isn’t Always the Answer » Babson Associate Professor Rob Cross has worked with hundreds of companies and organizations to fine tune work environments in the networked economy.
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The Courage to Collide » Aaron Walton ’83 has set out to change the approach to diversity in the workplace, and he’s starting with his own company.
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.
Delegates Attend Babson Academy Session, Brush Serves on CNBC Disruptor 50 Advisory Council
Delegates Attend Babson Academy Session, Brush Serves on CNBC Disruptor 50 Advisory Council » From national and local media to the classroom, our thought leaders recently shared insight on innovative startups and entrepreneurship education.
Why Aren’t Companies Getting Better At Breakthrough Innovation?
Why Aren’t Companies Getting Better At Breakthrough Innovation? » According to the book Beyond the Champion, organizations that want to compete on innovation must treat it as a team sport.
Where Are The Entrepreneurial Leaders?
Where Are The Entrepreneurial Leaders? » Significant world changes have impacted today's business climate. The world requires entrepreneurial leaders, a new type of manager skilled at navigating the unknown.
How to Manage Collaborative Overload
How to Manage Collaborative Overload » In the increasingly collaborative workplace, a proactive shift in our own behavior can prevent collaboration overload and promote meaningful engagement between employees.
Creating a Culture of Digital Transformation
Creating a Culture of Digital Transformation » Digital transformation relies on the ability to capitalize on opportunities presented by the modern digital ecosystem, including cloud infrastructure, business analytics, and the application economy.
3 Principles for Navigating Change
3 Principles for Navigating Change » Founders and intrapreneurs share how they've navigated change in this age of constant disruption.
Intrapreneurs as Corporate Angel Investors
Intrapreneurs as Corporate Angel Investors » Four ways to identify the corporate angel investors, intraprenuers who champion innovation.
Beyond the Buzzword: Why Your Business Needs Design Thinking
Beyond the Buzzword: Why Your Business Needs Design Thinking » Design thinking is more than just a buzzword; it's an innovative, effective path to innovation.
Want an Innovation Culture? Get the People Issues Right
Want an Innovation Culture? Get the People Issues Right » A company's people issues have the greatest power to shape its innovation culture and create a sustained competitive advantage.
Are You Building An Innovation Culture?
Are You Building An Innovation Culture? » Six building blocks are required for a successful culture of innovation.
3 Entrepreneurial Actions to Jumpstart Growth
3 Entrepreneurial Actions to Jumpstart Growth » A big company trying to grow faster than its upstart rivals should pick a growth strategy that fits with its culture.
3 Leadership Habits for Navigating Adversity
3 Leadership Habits for Navigating Adversity » CEOs who are successfully navigating adversity act like a manager and an entrepreneur simultaneously, seize opportunities, and take a people-centered approach.