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WBUR Boston
Mixed Reaction To Simmons’ All-Women MBA Moving OnlineA woman walks by Simmons College campus. (Hadley Green for WBUR) BOSTON There
Mixed Reaction To Simmons’ All-Women MBA Moving Online
WBUR Boston / Posted 10 hours ago
A woman walks by Simmons College campus. (Hadley Green for WBUR) BOSTON There is mixed reaction from Simmons College MBA graduates and faculty as the school moves its MBA program, the only one in the country exclusively for women, online and makes... Read more
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NJ Biz
Several N.J. colleges among the Top 100 in the U.S. for earnings potentialOf course, college is a place for higher learning, a place for young students t
Several N.J. colleges among the Top 100 in the U.S. for earnings potential
NJ Biz / Posted yesterday
Of course, college is a place for higher learning, a place for young students to flirt with various disciplines and dip their toes into the waters of adulthood. It's also a serious financial investment. With this fact in mind, Payscale.com compiled a... Read more
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Tri-Town News
Ward hopes to keep scoring at Rowan with move to midfieldNew Egypt High School graduate Travis Ward led Rowan University in goals last f
Ward hopes to keep scoring at Rowan with move to midfield
Tri-Town News / Posted 3 days ago
New Egypt High School graduate Travis Ward led Rowan University in goals last fall and was named to the All-New Jersey Athletic Conference Team for his efforts. This fall, Ward has been moved to midfield from forward, where his speed can be fully... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
What's New: Idea gives plugged-in runners a head's up Posted Aug. 23, 2015 at 6:00 AM Posted Aug. 23, 2015 at 6:00 AM NORTHBORO -
What's New: Idea gives plugged-in runners a head's up
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Posted Aug. 23, 2015 at 6:00 AM Posted Aug. 23, 2015 at 6:00 AM NORTHBORO - Necessity is the mother of invention, and marathon runner Andy Proos needed a way to listen to music safely while... Read more
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PR.com
Patti Massey, President & Founder, MYCA:Group Accepted to Babson College / Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program is a public-private partner
Patti Massey, President & Founder, MYCA:Group Accepted to Babson College / Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses
PR.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program is a public-private partnership designed to unlock the growth and job-creation... Read more
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ESPN
The typical life of NHL brothers Kevin and Jimmy HayesA preteen hockey player had just finished practice on one of the ice surfaces a
The typical life of NHL brothers Kevin and Jimmy Hayes
ESPN / Posted 8 days ago
A preteen hockey player had just finished practice on one of the ice surfaces at Foxboro Sports Center in Foxborough, Massachusetts, Tuesday when he entered the lobby area still in full equipment. "Are the pros here?" he asked, nearly out of... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Louis Proyect: Once More on IT and a Return to the DrachmaEven though the matter of Greece leaving the Eurozone appears to be resolved fo
Louis Proyect: Once More on IT and a Return to the Drachma
Naked Capitalism / Posted 9 days ago
Even though the matter of Greece leaving the Eurozone appears to be resolved for at least a few years by virtue of Greece having agreed to wear a new, improved version of the austerity hairshirt, the debate over the viability of a Grexit... Read more
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Boston Globe
Babson bests Harvard, MIT in value-based college rankingsIn terms of pure prestige, you’d be hard pressed to best Harvard or MIT in any
Babson bests Harvard, MIT in value-based college rankings
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
In terms of pure prestige, you’d be hard pressed to best Harvard or MIT in any college rankings. But based on pure value and return on investment, you could say the same of Babson College. In Money’s rankings of the best colleges, Babson sits in... Read more
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Melfort Journal
Hermary moves on to NCAA HockeyThe Melfort Mustangs have lost a player a year early before training camp begin
Hermary moves on to NCAA Hockey
Melfort Journal / Posted 10 days ago
The Melfort Mustangs have lost a player a year early before training camp begins in September. Forward Nic Hermary will be joining the Saint Michael’s College Purple Knights in Colchester, Vermont. Hermary will begin his NCAA (National Collegiate... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Peter S. Cohan: How is Worcester’s startup scene doing?Peter S. Cohan: How is Worcester's startup scene doing? Posted Aug. 17, 2015 a
Peter S. Cohan: How is Worcester’s startup scene doing?
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Peter S. Cohan: How is Worcester's startup scene doing? Posted Aug. 17, 2015 at 8:30 AM Posted Aug. 17, 2015 at 8:30 AM Kevin O'Sullivan, a former state legislator and current president and CEO of 30-year-old Massachusetts Biomedical Initiatives,... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Peter S. Cohan: My 'bubblemeter' says it’s too early to sell stocksPeter S. Cohan: My 'bubblemeter' says it's too early to sell stocks Posted Aug
Peter S. Cohan: My 'bubblemeter' says it’s too early to sell stocks
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Peter S. Cohan: My 'bubblemeter' says it's too early to sell stocks Posted Aug. 16, 2015 at 8:59 AM Posted Aug. 16, 2015 at 8:59 AM Are we in a bubble? Is the bubble about to burst? Should the answers make you change your investment strategy? The... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Connecting businesses with hopefulsAs a former owner of several Marble Slab Creamery stores in southwestern Ontari
Connecting businesses with hopefuls
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 14 days ago
As a former owner of several Marble Slab Creamery stores in southwestern Ontario, Simcoe native Rob Hunter was faced with a dilemma. He reviewed hundreds of resumes and conducted dozens of interviews, but there was always a chance good workers would... Read more
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Forbes
4 Reasons China-Linked Plunge Makes U.S. Stocks More AttractiveI ditched corporate America in 1994 and started a management consulting and ven
4 Reasons China-Linked Plunge Makes U.S. Stocks More Attractive
Forbes / Posted 16 days ago
I ditched corporate America in 1994 and started a management consulting and venture capital firm (http://petercohan.com). I started following stocks in 1981 when I was in grad school at MIT and started analyzing tech stocks as a guest on CNBC in... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Peter S. Cohan: Gupta’s unlikely journey from Kolkata to DevensPeter S. Cohan: Gupta's unlikely journey from Kolkata to Devens Posted Aug. 10
Peter S. Cohan: Gupta’s unlikely journey from Kolkata to Devens
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
Peter S. Cohan: Gupta's unlikely journey from Kolkata to Devens Posted Aug. 10, 2015 at 7:09 AM Posted Aug. 10, 2015 at 7:09 AM If there is one thing I have learned during my life on this planet, it is that people do things for reasons that I... Read more
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Philly.com
Small businesses hone tactics at CCPBy whacked, he meant nearly put out of business by events beyond his control -
Small businesses hone tactics at CCP
Philly.com / Posted 21 days ago
By whacked, he meant nearly put out of business by events beyond his control - a recession and Hurricane Sandy. Those tests of endurance motivated Wolff to make the 120-mile round-trip commute to and from Philadelphia once or twice a week for 15... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Costs from regulations pile up, hurt small-business profitsNEW YORK — It’s getting more expensive to be an employer, and small-business ow
Costs from regulations pile up, hurt small-business profits
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
NEW YORK — It’s getting more expensive to be an employer, and small-business owners say that’s making it harder for them to make money. The health care law, minimum wage increases and paid sick-leave laws in some states and cities are increasing... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
VC firms pledge more diversity, but accountability remains looseIn one of the most public and unified admissions that the venture capital world
VC firms pledge more diversity, but accountability remains loose
Inside Bay Area / Posted 23 days ago
In one of the most public and unified admissions that the venture capital world is too male and too white, VC firms Tuesday pledged to bring more women and minorities into the industry. The pledge is a response to the growing awareness of the... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
VC firms pledge more diversity, but accountability remains looseIn one of the most public and unified admissions that the venture capital world
VC firms pledge more diversity, but accountability remains loose
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 23 days ago
In one of the most public and unified admissions that the venture capital world is too male and too white, VC firms Tuesday pledged to bring more women and minorities into the industry. The pledge is a response to the growing awareness of the... Read more
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Silicon Valley
VC firms pledge more diversity, but accountability remains looseIn one of the most public and unified admissions that the venture capital world
VC firms pledge more diversity, but accountability remains loose
Silicon Valley / Posted 23 days ago
In one of the most public and unified admissions that the venture capital world is too male and too white, VC firms Tuesday pledged to bring more women and minorities into the industry. The pledge is a response to the growing awareness of the... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
VC firms pledge more diversity, but accountability remains looseIn one of the most public and unified admissions that the venture capital world
VC firms pledge more diversity, but accountability remains loose
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 23 days ago
In one of the most public and unified admissions that the venture capital world is too male and too white, VC firms Tuesday pledged to bring more women and minorities into the industry. The pledge is a response to the growing awareness of the... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
VC firms pledge more diversity, but accountability remains looseIn one of the most public and unified admissions that the venture capital world
VC firms pledge more diversity, but accountability remains loose
Oakland Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
In one of the most public and unified admissions that the venture capital world is too male and too white, VC firms on Tuesday pledged to bring more women and minorities into the industry. The pledge is a response to the growing awareness of the... Read more
16 related stories
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Peter S. Cohan: All that glitters is not goldenLife is full of mysteries.I do not understand why polls indicate that Donald Tr
Peter S. Cohan: All that glitters is not golden
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
Life is full of mysteries.I do not understand why polls indicate that Donald Trump leads his Republican rivals – a July 23 CNN/ORC Poll found that Mr. Trump led his rivals with 18 percent support among Republicans, with former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
An Agenda for social entrepreneurship researchLast Nov. 20 to 21, 2014, the Philippine Social Enterprise Network, the Ateneo
An Agenda for social entrepreneurship research
Manila Standard Today / Posted 26 days ago
Last Nov. 20 to 21, 2014, the Philippine Social Enterprise Network, the Ateneo de Manila University and the Foundation for a Sustainable Society co-sponsored the 2014 National Social Entrepreneurship Conference with the theme “Social Enterprise and... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Peter S. Cohan: Can UMass Medical School spur more startups? Posted Aug. 2, 2015 at 8:36 AM Posted Aug. 2, 2015 at 8:36 AM On Dec. 1, 20
Peter S. Cohan: Can UMass Medical School spur more startups?
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Posted Aug. 2, 2015 at 8:36 AM Posted Aug. 2, 2015 at 8:36 AM On Dec. 1, 2014, the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester hired an executive to lead the process of... Read more
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CIO
Digital enterprises are getting VERY personal with customersTypical medical laboratory reports could hardly be less personal. Whether they'
Digital enterprises are getting VERY personal with customers
CIO / Posted 28 days ago
Typical medical laboratory reports could hardly be less personal. Whether they're for basic blood work or a battery of tests for serious disease, the black-and-white printouts of results--presenting a sea of cryptic abbreviations and numbers--remain... Read more
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The Buffalo News
William H. Birkmayr, sportsman, business ownerMay 7, 1926 – July 26, 2015 William Howe Birkmayr, retired owner of Hubbs & Ho
William H. Birkmayr, sportsman, business owner
The Buffalo News / Posted 29 days ago
May 7, 1926 – July 26, 2015 William Howe Birkmayr, retired owner of Hubbs & Howe and an excellent sportsman, died Sunday at his Williamsville home. He was 89. Born in Buffalo, he graduated from The University School in Shaker Heights, Ohio, in 1943... Read more
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Forbes
American Airlines' 787 Dreamliner NightmareI ditched corporate America in 1994 and started a management consulting and ven
American Airlines' 787 Dreamliner Nightmare
Forbes / Posted a month ago
I ditched corporate America in 1994 and started a management consulting and venture capital firm (http://petercohan.com). I started following stocks in 1981 when I was in grad school at MIT and started analyzing tech stocks as a guest on CNBC in... Read more
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Forbes
Audi Motorsport Selects 19-Year-Old Student As Driver For TT CupI just caught up with Sebastian Landy, a 19-year-old student who was recently s
Audi Motorsport Selects 19-Year-Old Student As Driver For TT Cup
Forbes / Posted a month ago
I just caught up with Sebastian Landy, a 19-year-old student who was recently selected by Audi Motorsport for their prestigious TT Cup. He has achieved a number of high profile wins against much older and more experienced drivers and all of this... Read more
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Forbes
Will Upside Surprise Drive Amazon To $1,060?I ditched corporate America in 1994 and started a management consulting and ven
Will Upside Surprise Drive Amazon To $1,060?
Forbes / Posted 1 months ago
I ditched corporate America in 1994 and started a management consulting and venture capital firm (http://petercohan.com). I started following stocks in 1981 when I was in grad school at MIT and started analyzing tech stocks as a guest on CNBC in... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Peter S. Cohan: Four stages and 8 questions on raising capital for startups Posted Jul. 27, 2015 at 10:01 AM Posted Jul. 27, 2015 at 10:01 AM On July 2
Peter S. Cohan: Four stages and 8 questions on raising capital for startups
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
Posted Jul. 27, 2015 at 10:01 AM Posted Jul. 27, 2015 at 10:01 AM On July 20, Ryan Canuel, co-founder and chief executive officer of Petricore, a game developer and 2015... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Owners wary as decrees add upNEW YORK -- It's getting more expensive to be an employer, and small-business o
Owners wary as decrees add up
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
NEW YORK -- It's getting more expensive to be an employer, and small-business owners say that's making it harder for them to make money. The health care law, minimum wage increases and paid sick leave laws in some states and cities are increasing... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Peter S. Cohan: Westboro’s SimpliVity changes its sales team as it charges towards 2016 IPOPeter S. Cohan: Westboro's SimpliVity changes its sales team as it charges towa
Peter S. Cohan: Westboro’s SimpliVity changes its sales team as it charges towards 2016 IPO
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
Peter S. Cohan: Westboro's SimpliVity changes its sales team as it charges towards 2016 IPO Posted Jul. 26, 2015 at 6:00 AM Posted Jul. 26, 2015 at 6:00 AM About 18 months ago, Westboro-based “hyperconverged infrastructure” provider, SimpliVity,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Book review: 'Zora Neale Hurston on Florida Food: Recipes, Remedies and Simple Pleasures' by Fred OpieAuthor Fred Opie is a professor of history and society at Babson College, and h
Book review: 'Zora Neale Hurston on Florida Food: Recipes, Remedies and Simple Pleasures' by Fred Opie
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 1 months ago
Author Fred Opie is a professor of history and society at Babson College, and here he has mined Zora Neale Hurston’s anthropological and fictional writings for insights into Florida’s foodways. This shared cuisine and the cooperative labor required... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberia's Education System in Dire StraitsThe Ministry of Education in Liberia has declared Liberia's education system to
Liberia's Education System in Dire Straits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
The Ministry of Education in Liberia has declared Liberia's education system to be in a state of emergency, according to a report from the Joint Education Sector Review. During a recent five-day-long conference, held in Buchanan, leaders in... Read more

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