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The Washington Post: Your guide to making big decisions right now

Sunita Sah, KPMG Professor of Management Studies at Cambridge Judge Business School, comments on decision making in stressful situations. “If you’re feeling really stressed or traumatised, try not to make an instant decision,” Sunita recommends. “The first step is to…

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How to achieve financial calm

Five insights on how to reduce money-related stress from Executive MBA alumnus Ken Okoroafor (EMBA 2014). Ken Okoroafor, an alumnus (EMBA 2014) of the Executive MBA programme at Cambridge Judge Business School, is co-founder with his wife Mary of The…

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Financial Times: The executive education courses teaching how to beat burnout

Dr Jochen Menges, Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour at Cambridge Judge Business School, comments on the problem of burnout in the workplace. “Burnout is so central to work in the 21st century that it must be in the standard curriculum,” he…

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Strategy+Business: How to create happier employees

Dr Jochen Menges, University Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour at Cambridge Judge Business School, discusses well-being initiatives in companies and how they can be improved. Such initiatives are a good start, Jochen says, but often they don’t make a huge difference:…

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Winning at stress

How to build your resilience in preparation for leadership. Dr Helena Kim Sometimes spurring us on, sometimes overwhelming us, stress is our most faithful companion throughout our careers. So how can we turn it to our advantage? Visiting executive coach…

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My Science: Many highly engaged employees suffer from burnout

Many employees who are highly engaged in their work are also exhausted and ready to leave their organisations, says a new study based on a survey of 1,085 U.S. employees. "These findings are a big challenge to organisations and their…

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Employee burnout risk

Many highly engaged employees are also exhausted and ready to leave their organisations, finds study of 1,085 US workers co-authored by Dr Jochen Menges of Cambridge Judge Business School. Dr Jochen Menges. Underlining the danger of job burnout, a new…

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2018 Brainfood: Employee burnout.

When slacker is safer

Professor Stefan Scholtes warns that exceeding the ‘tipping point' can have serious consequences They turn up late. They seem immune to deadlines. They don't mind being carried by the team. Slackers are not usually the most popular people in the…

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Times of Malta: The unacknowledged element of stress at work

It is ironic that while millions of unemployed workers in Europe dream about having a job to restore normality in their lives, the employed often face an unacknowledged element of stress: boredom... In 2011 another researcher, Dr Mark de Rond…

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