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Why a Cambridge alumna created a charity to connect UK’s Chinese women

Founded during the pandemic, UK Chinese Women Connect links women in Cambridge, London and beyond including Cambridge Judge Business School alumnae. Qun Yang (PGDE 2015) Three years after its founding at the height of the pandemic, the charity UK Chinese…

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Janet Mui (MBA 2010) and Qun Yang (PGDE 2015).

From experiential pop-up shops to mission-led business, Work for Good

We meet a Cambridge MBA alumnus juggling it all in the retail sector. Rupert Pick (MBA 2008) co-founded Hot Pickle with his fellow classmate Patrick Hammond (MBA 2008) in 2009; a plan hatched over a coffee in the heart of…

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Rupert Pick.

“It’s only by bringing people together that you can actually ever do anything”

Tariq Shah OBE (EMBA 2019) talks about what drives him and how an Executive MBA has helped grow a third-generation family business. When Tariq Shah (EMBA 2019) read the email notifying him that he had been awarded the OBE for…

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Tariq Shah OBE.

Why timing affects pay-what-you-want amounts

People pay more under pay-what-you-want systems when they pay afterwards if the product or service is highly valued, says study co-authored at Cambridge Judge Business School. Professor Vincent Mak Pay-what-you-want models have been tried – with mixed success – for…

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When do people pay more when using pay-what-you-want systems?

Centre of Strategic Philanthropy in Conversation: Florence ‘Cuppy’ Otedola

by Xiaoyu Dai, Research Assistant at the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy The Centre for Strategic Philanthropy (CSP) launched the first event of its new series 'CSP in Conversation', a succession of intimate interviews discussing key philanthropic and development initiatives in…

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Florence 'Cuppy' Otedola.

Going contactless for charity donations: what we can learn from GoodBox

by Jenna-Mae, Senior Marketing Executive at GoodBox As cash giving continues to decline and card payments have quickly dominated the way we spend, we find ourselves tapping our way through cafes, shops, and even train stations with less of us…

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Woman using contactless device to donate money.

The situation in Afghanistan remains dire, here’s how you can support

by Jack Lilley, Communications Manager at the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy Like so many others, we at the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy (CSP) watched in horror as the Taliban seized control of all territories across Afghanistan during the month of…

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Passengers aboard a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III assigned to the 816th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron in support of the Afghanistan evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport (HKIA), Afghanistan.

Herd on the street

Large sculpture named "Animal Farm" graces the courtyard of Cambridge Judge Business School for 10-week Cows About Cambridge art trail. A large cow sculpture named "Animal Farm", created by illustrator and graphic artist Emma Graham, has been installed for the…

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View of a cow statue in front of Cambridge Judge Business School as part of Cambridge for Cows About Cambridge art trail. The design of the cow depicts the main characters and storyline from the novel Animal Farm by George Orwell, that is celebrating it's 75th anniversary.

Philanthropic changes

An article in the Stanford Social Innovation Review by Clare Woodcraft and Dr Kamal Munir of the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy at Cambridge Judge Business School outlines findings of a pandemic-induced shift in the Global North-Global South philanthropic power balance.…

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Digital diversity

Asian tech pioneers list by charity Diversity UK includes two people with connections to Cambridge Judge Business School. Two people associated with Cambridge Judge Business School were included in a list of 20 Asian tech pioneers by the equality and…

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