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Perfecting the Pitch: Reflections on the YES Elevator Pitch Competition

November 23, 2015

My time as a professional athlete and math teacher shaped my belief in collaboration and learning as a necessity for progression. I am now a first-year MBA student and a co-founder of Braingrove, and these core values continue to hold true. Braingrove is a social learning web platform, which...

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Rent the Runway’s Jennifer Fleiss on Harnessing Your Entrepreneurial Energy

October 30, 2015

Jennifer Fleiss YC ’05, co-founder of and head of business development for Rent the Runway, spoke at the first event co-hosted by the Women in Management and Entrepreneurship Clubs at Yale School of Management on October 15. Fleiss discussed the process of bringing the women’s online apparel...

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Student-Entrepreneur’s New App Makes Debut in Orientation Project

August 25, 2015

During orientation on Thursday, August 20, MBA and MAM Class of 2017 students had a variety of choices: Would they vote for an app that helps businesses donate leftover food to local charities? Or, would they pick another app that connects potential language learners with new pen pals?

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