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Brexit: time to seize the digital day

For Brexit to succeed, it needs to be citizen-centred. Yet there's a real danger, writes Dr Mark Thompson, University Senior Lecturer in Information Systems, that the opportunity to deliver this will be lost. Imagine if we had electricity but no…

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Choosing an MBA programme: here’s what to look for

Tomorrow's MBA students won't stand for today's learning experience. So when it comes to choosing a programme, what are the must-haves? Technology is revolutionising business education. Gone are the days when virtual learning meant simply accessing a document on the…

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Navigating a changing digital roadmap

In advance of a conference on 'Doing Business in the Age of Digital Transformation', Dr Kishore Sengupta, Reader in Operations Management at Cambridge Judge Business School, argues that senior managers must confront digital challenges head-on. Why should senior managers think…

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The digital revolution in public services

Jaideep Prabhu, Professor of Marketing at Cambridge Judge Business School, writes on how to do more with less for more. Over four billion people around the globe - more than half the world's population - live outside the formal economy…

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Delivering public services digitally

Discussions with unions could help ease better digital delivery of public services, Dr Mark Thompson of Cambridge Judge tells audience at Cheltenham Science Festival. A national discussion including conversations with unions is needed in order to effectively implement digital efficiency…

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Managing our digital legacy

How to manage our digital assets after we die is explored by Georgina Cronin of the Cambridge Judge library in an article published by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals. Nowadays we can hardly imagine our lives without…

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Raconteur (The Times): Digital government gets election kicking

John Lamb investigates why digital services are getting more attention in political arena again. Mark Thompson, University Senior Lecturer in Information Systems at Cambridge Judge Business School, said that politicians "have no excuse for ignorance about the deficit-busting benefits of…

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Free online learning platform provides digital skills to business

Cambridge Judge faculty develop three courses for Digital Business Academy. Cambridge Judge Business School faculty have developed three courses – in marketing, brand-building and finance - for the new Digital Business Academy, the world's first government-supported online learning platform being…

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Central Government Business & Technology Conference: Interview with Mark Thompson

Mark Thompson, University Senior Lecturer in Information Systems at Cambridge Judge Business School, discusses why digital business model is important for government, why local government is a key player and what are the main challenges facing central government technology. Watch…

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Five ways a digital platform could transform your business

Too many organisations undertake "phoney transformations". If you want real change you need to use digital platforms. We've all seen it happen: a "transformation" programme which leaves the original organisational silos undisturbed. But although this is surprisingly common, Dr Mark…

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