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Student charity needs your support

Students of the Cambridge Development Initiative (CDI) are asking for your help to raise £3,000 in order to match a £25,000 pledge …

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London and Cambridge need each other – the key message from Accelerate Cambridge Investor Day

A packed event at the HQ of investment bank, BNY Mellon, showcased the talent and ideas of new entrepreneurs discovered by Cambridge …

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Alumna Alice heads up prize-winning team exploring viruses as a way to treat breast cancer

An ingenious idea to mimic how viruses work in the body to deliver highly targeted cancer treatments has netted funding for a …

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Angel investors to gather for new entrepreneur pitches

Around 100 investors from the Cambridge innovation cluster and London investment scene will meet in London on Thursday, 10 April, to hear …

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Latest features

Michael Levens (Postgrad Diploma in Entrepreneurship 2013), Director of TrackActive

When Michael Levens was completing his Postgraduate Diploma in Entrepreneurship at Cambridge Judge Business School, even he may not have grasped the …

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Does economics need less maths or more?

Has mathematics become too complex and too dominant a force in modern economics? Yes, says Cambridge Judge Business School’s Michael Kitson; no, …

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Economics: an art not a science

In a debate with venture capitalist and economist Dr William H. Janeway, Michael Kitson, Senior Lecturer in International Macroeconomics at Cambridge Judge …

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Model behaviour

In a debate with Cambridge Judge Business School’s Michael Kitson, Dr William H. Janeway, the famed American venture capitalist and economist, argues …

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Latest videos

António Horta-Osório, Lloyds Banking Group: In defence of business schools

The Chief Executive of Lloyds Banking Group rejects criticism that business schools produced people who were too focused on technical aspects of …

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Innovation needs more than just money

Innovation should be a core activity spanning an organisation rather than the activity of a single department or group and, to make …

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Islamic finance: the future is great

Islamic finance has a great future and the British government’s move to launch an Islamic bond is very welcome news for the …

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Dr Muhammad Amjad Saqib, Akhuwat: Banks took away what was beautiful about the microfinance movement

Dr Muhammad Amjad Saqib, Executive Director and Founder of Pakistan’s first and largest interest-free microfinance organisation, Akhuwat, says the ‘beauty’ of the …

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Latest podcasts

The challenges for social enterprise

Neil Stott, Chief Executive of the Keystone Development Trust, talks about the challenges of retaining social and financial returns on investment in …

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A new way to treat people you appreciate

In part 2 of our interview with Cambridge MPhil in Management alum James Whittingham, he talks about the latest venture that he …

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Disposable nappies to social finance: an overview of five social impact organisations

Current Cambridge MBAs Priya Shah and Kia Kavoosi share what they learned on a day-long visit to five organisations who approach social …

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Urs Rohner, Credit Suisse Group: Leadership is about solving problems

According to Urs Rohner, Chairman of the Credit Suisse Group, problem-solving is the day job in leadership. Although designing the right strategy …

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Latest media coverage

The Guardian: Climate dollars and sense – preventing global warming is the cheap option

The Guardian looks at the reports that comprise IPCC’s 2014 Fifth Assessment of climate science. Reporter cites Dr Chris Hope, Reader in …

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Financial Times: MBA blog: The loveliness of disruptions

MBA student Abhinav Charan, blogs about the programme. This week – chronicling his spring activities at the School. Read the full article []

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BBC Radio Cambridgeshire: Morning show

BBC Radio Cambridgeshire reporter interviews Hanadi Jabado, Director of Accelerate for news bulletin. Hanadi speaks about Investors Day and why Cambridge is …

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University World News: Women in academia – different views of success

Dr Shima Barakat, Research and Teaching Fellow at Cambridge Judge Business School, talks about a new book, launched earlier in March. Shima …

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