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How combining the roles of CEO and board chair can help tech startups

Combining the CEO and board chairman role can boost new venture development in tech startups, finds new study co-authored by Chris Coleridge of Cambridge Judge Business School. Dr Chris Coleridge Corporate governance in the US and Britain generally separates the…

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Discussion on a company board.

Poets & Quants: 2022 Most Disruptive MBA Startups – Tenshii, Cambridge Judge Business School

Tenshii, a startup founded by Kornel Grunwald, student at Cambridge Judge Business School (MBA 2021), is among 2022 most disruptive MBA startups. The company helps individuals within large organisations obtain buy-in and approval, the article says. Read the full article…

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How sweet it is to be on grocery shelves

Harry Specters chocolate firm, which was on the Cambridge Social Ventures programme at Cambridge Judge Business School, wins distribution deal with supermarket chain Aldi.  The Harry Specters chocolate business, which participated in the Cambridge Social Ventures programme, part of the…

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Harry Specters chocolates.

The future of farming: from eating insects to urban agriculture

In this special Insight article, we look at how the Entrepreneurship Centre and Cambridge Centre for Social Innovation at Cambridge Judge Business School are supporting new ventures to improve sustainability in agriculture to meet the demands of a growing global…

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Insects such as crickets are a good source of protein.

Partnering to reduce carbon emissions

Barclays Eagle Labs links up with Carbon13, a green accelerator founded by Chris Coleridge of Cambridge Judge Business School, to invest up to £2.5 million to speed the transition to net zero.  Carbon13, a carbon-reduction accelerator founded by Chris Coleridge…

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Green technology computer chip.

Venturing forth: LatchAid – Supporting and empowering mothers and families

Computer graphics expert supported by the Cambridge Social Ventures programme at Cambridge Judge has developed an app to help women breastfeed. Dr Chen Mao Davies With a PhD in computer graphics, Dr Chen Mao Davies worked for many years to…

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Mother breastfeeding her baby son in the bedroom while using a mobile phone.

Theutilizeproject.com: The Utilize Project wins award for Best Social Enterprise startup

The Utilize Project, a startup founded by Mahmud Shahnawaz, EMBA alumnus of Cambridge Judge Business School, has won an award for Best Social Enterprise. Since its foundation in 2019, the startup has helped to home over 80 SMEs and community…

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Taming the dragon: managing chronic pain

In 2019, Nicola Filzmoser (PGDE 2019) co-founded Happyr Health, an app to help young people manage chronic pain. Nicola spoke to us about her motivation and goals. Chronic pain can have a massive impact on everyday life. In addition to…

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Nicola Filzmoser and Cornelius Palm.

Why flaws can pay: entrepreneurs need not seem perfect in seeking investors

Entrepreneurs who expose flaws like insecurity can boost investment by attracting investors with similar flaws, finds study co-authored by Dr Jochen Menges of Cambridge Judge that won a top Academy of Management award. Dr Jochen Menges The stereotype of an…

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Stressed young woman waiting for job interview.

Iponews studio: Zhiyun Health officially landed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange with a market value of more than HK$17.3 billion

Zhiyun Health, a startup created by Ming Kuang, alumnus of Cambridge Judge Business School (MBA 2010) was officially listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange today, with Morgan Stanley and JPMorgan Chase & Co. as joint…

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