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Friday, October 01 2021 - Sunday, October 31 2021

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  • Sep
    09
    2021
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    2022

    Virtual: Babson Alumni Weekly Football Challenge

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    Virtual: Babson Alumni Weekly Football Challenge Find out more >>
  • Sep
    20
    2021
    Oct
    26
    2021

    BEE - Women's Leadership Program - Live Online - Fall 2021

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    Learn to become a more impactful and effective leader in our women's leadership training, designed by and for women. Throughout this program, you will activate a personalized action plan with feedback from peers and executive coaches. Identify and strategically deploy your strengths, fine-tune your leadership skills for women, and enhance your network of fellow senior women leaders. 6 Live Online Sessions: Sept 20: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM ETSept 21, Oct 5 & 19: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM ETOct 25: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM ETOct 26: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM ETA 30 minute live online orientation session the week of September 13th Two to three hours/week of courseworkLive Q&A sessions with faculty the weeks of October 12th and 19th (optional) Find out more >>
  • Oct
    01
    2021
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    2022

    Essentials of Value Investing - Fridays 2021-22

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    Learn to build your own value investing frameworkThis two-semester seminar is for select undergraduate and graduate students interested in value investing. All students must apply for the seminar via the online application and complete the reading assignment detailed in the application to be considered Space is limited. If selected, students are expected to complete weekly readings and assignments prior to each seminar meeting in order to be prepared to actively contribute to the weekly seminar discussions.Seminar OverviewHedge fund manager Gary Mishuris, CFA will use a number of readings like Benjamin Graham's Security Analysis and Warren Buffett's partnership letters to discuss the investing philosophies and processes of successful value investors. With Gary's help, you'll be able to use the insights from the readings to build your own value investing framework that is internally consistent and suited to your strengths.About Gary Mishuris, CFAPrior to founding Silver Ring Value Partners, Gary successfully managed the U.S. Focused Value strategy using a concentrated intrinsic value process at Manulife Asset Management from 2012-2016 as Lead Portfolio Manager. He also was Vice President, Senior Equity Analyst/Portfolio Manager for Evergreen Investments from 2001-2010. He started his career at Fidelity Investments as a Research Associate between 2001-2004. Click here to view a lecture from Gary to a finance class at Babson in the spring of 2019. Apply TodayApplications are due by Friday, September 17. Click here to submit your application. Find out more >>
  • Oct
    01
    2021
    Nov
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    2021

    Essentials of Private Equity - Fridays 2021

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    This semester-long seminar series is designed for undergraduate finance students who are interested in private equity careers. Led by several private equity practitioners, the seminar will provide an in-depth understanding of private equity with sessions devoted to prospecting, valuation, LBO modeling, negotiating skills, and the lifecycle of private equity investments. Through interactive discussions and case studies, students will develop the skills necessary to pursue a career in private equity and be better prepared for the interview process.Apply TodayApplications are due by Friday, September 17. Click here to submit your application. Prerequisite for Seminar:LBO Modeling Course (10 hours) via Wall Street PrepLeveraged buyout (LBO) modeling is used widely by investment banks and private equity firms and is often part of a finance interview. In this course, you will learn how to build a real, complex LBO model from scratch. You will start by learning about basic LBO concepts, typical deal structures, and current industry dynamics. You will then begin the step-by-step modeling, covering the most common and challenging issues that emerge when modeling buyouts. The course concludes with a sensitivity and scenario analysis, as well as how to build output tables that are key to any professional-grade LBO analysis.For students needing access to Wall Street Prep, please reach out to Cutler Center Program Manager, Leslie Romiza at lromiza1@babson.edu. The course should be completed prior to the start of the seminar on Friday, October 1. Find out more >>
  • Oct
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    2021
    Oct
    27
    2021

    BEE - From Competence to Confidence - Fall 2021

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    Excellent functional and technical skills in a specific area of expertise can only take your career so far. Often, very skilled people fail to consider the importance of building their personal brands with the deliberate strategy needed to accelerate their career goals. This leaves them feeling as though they are not progressing fast enough, not being recognized for their potential, and not being given opportunities for growth. In this highly applied program, learn how to articulate your differentiators, set career goals, and develop an action plan for success. 3 Live Online Sessions: - Oct 6 and Oct 20: 7:30 - 9:00 PM ET - Oct 27: 7:30 - 8:30 PM ET Find out more >>
  • Oct
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    Oct
    28
    2021

    BEE - Entrepreneurial Leadership Essentials - Live Online - Fall 2021

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    What does it mean to be an entrepreneurial leader? At Babson, we believe entrepreneurial leadership is a style that empowers individuals to take action and solve problems, navigate uncertainty, and embrace ambiguity. We see entrepreneurial leadership as a meta-competency. Throughout this entrepreneurial leadership development training program, we explore both the academic research and field-tested case studies of entrepreneurial leaders in action. 2 Live Online Sessions: - Thursday, October 21, 2021 @ 1:00 - 4:30 PM ET - Thursday, October 28, 2021 @ 1:00 - 4:30 PM ET Find out more >>
  • Oct
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    2021
    Nov
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    2021

    BEE - Business Analytics - Live Online - Fall 2021

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    Data is critical to all business, yet meaningless without analytics. To be successful in fast-changing, highly competitive industries requires strategic innovative thinkers who understand how to recognize, interpret, and summarize key data as they plan, execute, and make decisions. Live Online Sessions: Oct 23 & Nov 6 & 20 @ 10:00 - 11:00 AM Eastern Time Find out more >>
  • Oct
    26
    2021

    [Virtual Class Visit] The Babson MBA

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    Experience a Babson MBA class by joining us virtually and observing a Babson class in action. Join Professor Andrew Zacharakis and Babson students for a class in New Venture Creation. The MBA is the premier credential for business and industry. The Babson MBA is recognized around the world for its innovative methodology (known as Entrepreneurial Thought and Action, ET&A) and its consistent strength in entrepreneurship. Join us to see for yourself! Find out more >>
  • Oct
    26
    2021

    Cookies + Convos with the Centers & Institutes

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    Catch up with classmates and the Centers & Institutes at the Arthur M. Blank School of Entrepreneurial Leadership over tasty treats on select Tuesdays in the Blank Center Co-Working space. A space for students to connect with students, to share their ideas, ask your questions, and find out what's new, or simply work alongside your peers in a collaborative space where everyone belongs. You'll get to sample some delicious Babson-affiliated food ventures - while you sample all that our Centers, Institutes, AND your classmates have to offer! Register to receive a calendar invite and event reminders. Drop-ins welcome! Find out more >>
  • Oct
    26
    2021

    Global Film: Quo Vadis, Aida?

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    Quo Vadis, Aida? is set in Bosnia in 1995. Aida is a translator for the UN in the small town of Srebrenica. When the Serbian army takes over the town, her family is among the thousands of citizens looking for shelter in the UN camp. As an insider to the negotiations, Aida has access to crucial information that could help save her husband and sons, as well as her neighbors and friends. What awaits her family and people - rescue or death? Which move should she make? Quo Vadis, Aida? uses one woman's heartbreaking situation to offer a searing account of war's devastating human toll. Although it addresses a specific time, place, and conflict, this unforgettable, profoundly moving story offers a timeless commentary on the ways in which geopolitical events affect individual lives. Run time: 131 minutes A post-film discussion will be held virtually following the screening and will be led by Dijana Jelaca and the Global Film series curators, Prof. Julie Levinson and Prof. Jenny Rademacher. Dijana Jelaca teaches film courses at Brooklyn College and is programming director of the Bosnian-Herzegovinian Film Festival in New York. She is the author of Dislocated Screen Memory: Narrating Trauma in Post-Yugoslav Cinema and co-author of Film Feminisms: A Global Introduction. Her research interests include transnational feminist film studies, women's film history, and South Slavic film cultures. Co-presented by the Global Film Series and the Arts and Humanities Division. Find out more >>
  • Oct
    27
    2021

    CWEL Flash Mentoring with Lee Crockett, MBA'11 | 11 a.m.

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    Connect one-to-one with an experienced professional for a 45-minute flash mentoring session. This is your time to explore various career journeys, solicit advice, or gather just-in-time feedback. All current undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to book a session!TODAY'S MENTORLee Crockett, MBA'17, Leadership Development & Career Strategist, Lee Crockett Consulting Biography | LinkedIn View the CWEL Flash Mentoring fall calendar, here! Find out more >>
  • Oct
    27
    2021

    CWEL Flash Mentoring with Lee Crockett, MBA'11 | 12 p.m.

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    Connect one-to-one with an experienced professional for a 45-minute flash mentoring session. This is your time to explore various career journeys, solicit advice, or gather just-in-time feedback. All current undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to book a session!TODAY'S MENTORLee Crockett, MBA'17, Leadership Development & Career Strategist, Lee Crockett Consulting Biography | LinkedIn View the CWEL Flash Mentoring fall calendar, here! Find out more >>
  • Oct
    27
    2021

    Investing in Cryptocurrency - 10/27

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    Investing in Cryptocurrency: How Blockchain Is Changing the Finance LandscapeAccording to Forbes.com, large numbers of investors are becoming big believers in cryptocurrency, while the Federal Reserve is currently studying developing a digital currency. So what is cryptocurrency, how do you invest in it and what does the future hold for it? Join the Stephen D. Cutler Center for Investments and Finance and a group of cryptocurrency experts as we dive into this world to examine how it's impacting investors and entrepreneurs. Speakers will include:John Hargrave, MBA'04, CEO, Media ShowerStephen Leahy MBA '01, Director, Business Development - Trading Markets, CircleLilya Tessler '05, MS'06, Partner, Head of FinTech and Blockchain Group, Sidley Austin LLPSteven Gordon, Professor, Babson CollegeArie Dahan, Angel Investor, Chain ReactionThis virtual program is open to the Babson community and the public. Registration is required. Find out more >>
  • Oct
    27
    2021

    CWEL Flash Mentoring with Nausheen Moulana, MBA'11 | 2 p.m.

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    Connect one-to-one with an experienced professional for a 45-minute flash mentoring session. This is your time to explore various career journeys, solicit advice, or gather just-in-time feedback. All current undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to book a session!TODAY'S MENTORNausheen Moulana, MBA'11, Chief Technology Officer, GlytecBiography | LinkedIn View the CWEL Flash Mentoring fall calendar, here! Find out more >>
  • Oct
    27
    2021

    P2P Connect Session with Cindy Klein Marmer: Fall 2021

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    P2P Connect Sessions: Fall 2021Facilitated by Butler Launch Pad Director Cindy Klein Marmer, P2P (Peer to Peer) Connect sessions are virtual facilitated feedback forums designed to help you make progress on your venture through virtual support. You will have the opportunity to get feedback on your business concept or help to overcome a current challenge you are facing while helping your peers do the same. Youll leave the session with a renewed focus on the actionable next steps you should take to continue making progress on your business. Find out more >>
  • Oct
    27
    2021

    CWEL Flash Mentoring with Nausheen Moulana, MBA'11 | 3 p.m.

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    Connect one-to-one with an experienced professional for a 45-minute flash mentoring session. This is your time to explore various career journeys, solicit advice, or gather just-in-time feedback. All current undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to book a session!TODAY'S MENTORNausheen Moulana, MBA'11, Chief Technology Officer, GlytecBiography | LinkedIn View the CWEL Flash Mentoring fall calendar, here! Find out more >>
  • Oct
    27
    2021

    CWEL Flash Mentoring with Lee Crockett, MBA'11 | 3:30 p.m.

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    Connect one-to-one with an experienced professional for a 45-minute flash mentoring session. This is your time to explore various career journeys, solicit advice, or gather just-in-time feedback. All current undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to book a session!TODAY'S MENTORLee Crockett, MBA'17, Leadership Development & Career Strategist, Lee Crockett Consulting Biography | LinkedIn View the CWEL Flash Mentoring fall calendar, here! Find out more >>
  • Oct
    27
    2021

    CWEL Flash Mentoring with Nausheen Moulana, MBA'11 | 4 p.m.

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    Connect one-to-one with an experienced professional for a 45-minute flash mentoring session. This is your time to explore various career journeys, solicit advice, or gather just-in-time feedback. All current undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to book a session!TODAY'S MENTORNausheen Moulana, MBA'11, Chief Technology Officer, GlytecBiography | LinkedIn View the CWEL Flash Mentoring fall calendar, here! Find out more >>
  • Oct
    27
    2021

    Waterline Reading Series Showcase, Fall 2021

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    Waterline features a fast-paced hour of literary works from Babson College faculty fiction writers, poets, and essayists. The selection is always intriguing and often includes works in progress not yet in publication. Featured authors: Ellen Argyros, Steve Bauer, Mary ODonoghue, Melissa Leonard, Wes Miller, Mary Pinard, and Elizabeth Young. Co-presented with the Arts and Humanities Division. Find out more >>
  • Oct
    28
    2021

    BrandBites CEO Thought Leadership Series

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    Babson College and Delta Air Lines present: Taking Brands to the Next Level Babson College, in partnership with Delta Airlines, invites you to enjoy an exciting new program series showcasing up-close-and-personal CEO Brand-Building Thought Leadership Conversations. Larry Gulko, Brand Strategist & Strategic Growth Advisor, will lead our insightful CEO Fireside Chats that will feature iconic brands and the dynamic CEOs that drive their brand performance and growth success. Larry's guests will share their vision and perspective on brand leadership, entrepreneurial spirit, bold and disruptive innovation, brand voice, building a breakaway brand, staying fresh and relevant, dominating product categories, driving customer loyalty, establishing a purpose-driven culture, competing and propelling growth in today's rapidly evolving business landscapeand that's just for starters! Join us October 28 when Larry's guest will be Ralph Crowley, CEO ofPolar Beverages. Crowley will share his experience of Polar being recognized as the #1 independent bottler in the country, the challenges that come with enhancing brand visibility, what's it like to compete and capture market share in an amazingly crowded and growing product category, and his 'take' on industry trends and fundamental changes in consumer tastes and buying behavior. Find out more >>
  • Oct
    29
    2021

    Good Business Friday: ESG Demystified

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    What are people getting rightand wrongabout ESG? And how is the ESG movement helping address the world's most pressing problems?With total assets in US ESG funds reaching $304 billion during the second quarter of the yearand nearly double the amount last yearcompanies with strong ESG credentials seem to be doing well. What exactly is ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance)? What are people getting rightand wrongabout ESG? And how is the ESG movement helping address the worlds most pressing problems, like climate change and inequality? Join our conversation on Zoom(Meeting details will be provided in the registration confirmation email.)Join our open conversation with Brigitte Muehlmann and Chris Lloyd about how ESG reporting is helping us understand and measure long-term sustainability and how its transforming business. Brigitte is a creative academic innovator with a global business perspective, who teaches Financial and Sustainability Reporting at Babson College. Prior to becoming a senior advisor at Impact ROI (an ESG management consulting firm), Chris spent over two decades guiding the development of Verizons corporate responsibility strategy. He is also a Lewis Institute Senior Fellow in Social Innovation. About Good Business FridayGood Business Fridays are open conversations around what it means to lead a good business. How can we create economic and social value simultaneously, regardless of what sector or role were in? How do we solve problems as complex as the UN Global Goals?As with all of our Uncommon Table conversations, come when you can, stay as long as youd like. All are welcome. Find out more >>
  • Oct
    29
    2021

    Sustainability Open House!

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    Join us to get a free T-shirt (limited amount), free food, and participate in lawn games while we learn about Sustainability!Location: Sudeeksha's Secret Garden (access via Hollister Lot, in between Reynolds and Hollister). In case of rain, the event will take place inside of Reynolds, on the first floor.Hosted by Babson's Sustainability Interns. Find out more >>