Author Archives: kgcorrigan

Chill Out

Over the past several years, my mom has gotten into a habit of sending my sister and I emails containing what she has coined “Words of Wisdom,” and are a roundup of two or three articles she comes across in a given week mostly focused on wellness topics. One frequently used source is the Smarter […]

InsurTech: Oxymoron or Match Made in Heaven?

Several years ago, I interviewed for an entry level position at a large insurance company in Boston.  I hadn’t ever thought about working in insurance, but it was my first interview in Boston and I was excited about the prospect of landing my first professional job out of college.  After a couple of rounds of […]

How EdTech is Bringing Innovation to the Education Sector

After graduating from college in 2012, I decided to spend a year volunteering with the Jesuit Volunteer Corps (JVC). This experience brought me to St. Louis, where I lived with five other volunteers and worked at a middle school that provided a high-quality education to girls from low-income families. As a volunteer in a small […]

The Next Generation of At-Home Fitness

On a few mornings during the work week, I wake up to a 5:45 am alarm with the intention of going to a spin class at my gym that I signed up for the night before. Undoubtedly, the first thought that goes through my mind is: “I should cancel my spot and get some more […]

Initial Thoughts & Expectations

One evening in the fall of 2015, I made my way out to Boston College after work to meet a part-time MBA student who was going to host me for a class visit. Having spent the past few months attending information sessions and preparing applications for a few different Boston-area evening MBA programs, the class […]