Posts Tagged ‘Seattle’

The Seahawks: NFC and Sustainability Champions

Seattle is abuzz with excitement this week after the Seattle Seahawks beat the San Francisco 49ers to win the NFC Championship to advance to play the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XLVIII on February 2. We at BGI congratulate the Seahawks on their exhilarating victory over a major rival. As we await the next big […] · Read More

BGI Startups

Posted April 17th, 2013 · Tags: , , , , ,
Starting a company from scratch is extremely difficult. All-consuming. Bordering on, if not full-on crazy. Nonetheless, new companies get started all the time, a few dozen of which by BGI graduates. · Read More

What is Ice House?

The Ice House Entrepreneurship Program addresses the mindset component by providing students with a framework for thought, a process for opportunity discovery, and a venue for connecting with their community. · Read More

TEDxBGI – A Dream Come to Fruition

With the completion of the inaugural TEDxBGI, a dream of mine has come to fruition. I was initially drawn to Bainbridge Graduate Institute because of the quality of people who form its community. · Read More

BGI Change Agent: Carol Sanford

During the February Intensive, the BGI community welcomed Carol Sanford as a Change Agent in Residence. Carol brought with her almost 40 years of experience leading major consulting change efforts for Fortune 500 companies like Colgate, and in the new economy with companies like Seventh Generation. Usually she commits for three to eight years, working with executives and the entire company to build their capacities to uncover and harness their essence. · Read More

Five weeks of Social Innovation in Seattle

Three big events for social entrepreneurs (SocEnt) in Seattle are taking place over the next 45 days. · Read More

Nominations now open for Seattle Business magazine’s “Green Washington” awards

Posted June 21st, 2012 · Tags: , , ,
Seattle Business magazine’s Green Washington Awards program recognizes companies and individuals who hold our planet and its longevity in the highest regard and who are leading the way in sustainability and green business practices. Nominations for 2012 are now open. · Read More

My Reflections From The #WomenMission Conference

Posted March 23rd, 2012 · Tags: , , , , ,
Written by Michael B. Maine This Tuesday, I spent most of the day at a conference I didn’t even know was being held until Friday the week prior. The Women On A Mission conference, hosted bySeattle Good Business Network and See Green Ventures took place on March 20, 2012 at Urban Enoteca in the South of Downtown Industrial District […] · Read More

BGI Metro Seattle Update

Posted February 3rd, 2012 · Tags: , , ,
In December, BGI held a “Metro Retreat” to re-envision the place, the programs and the entire Seattle-based community of the Bainbridge Graduate Institute—and we’re proud to report that the vision officially has legs. · Read More

The BGI Metro Program

With nearly a decade of experience, BGI’s hybrid MBA program (with residency during nine long weekend ‘intensives’ a year) at Islandwood has developed a rhythm and life of its own. The setting, facilities, food, and housing all integrate, adding to both the learning and community. Though a different setting, our ambition is to create a similarly inspiring and engaging community amidst the density of urban Seattle, inspiring a hub of innovative business education for entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs. · Read More