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What’s life really like for women on the Cambridge MBA? We asked our Forté Foundation scholars

Every year, Cambridge Judge awards five Forté Foundation scholarships to MBA candidates demonstrating an exceptional commitment to female leadership. We spoke to this year's recipients to find out more about their experience on the MBA programme and their top tips…

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Pivoting into finance with the Cambridge MBA: alumna Toni Thorne

We caught up with MBA alumna Toni Thorne and asked her about the triple jump, her year in finance at JP Morgan and where her MBA Star Award has taken her this past year. From Barbados, one of the best…

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Focus on two awards named after late professor

Papers dealing with race, business and society win awards named after the late Professor Sucheta Nadkarni of Cambridge Judge, a champion of diversity who died three years ago. Professor Sucheta Nadkarni The 2022 winners of two awards named after the…

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A female executive works at her desk in a skyscraper, with 30 St Mary Axe (the Gherkin) visible through the floor to ceiling windows.

“Life is short, so take the best and leave the rest.”

Tara Heuzé-Sarmini (MPhil in Finance 2014) talks about her motivation to study finance at graduate level and her non-linear career path encompassing an NGO to fight period poverty and a co-living project for single-parent families. Tara Heuzé-Sarmini has always pursued…

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Working Mums: Mental health at work in the wake of Covid

Dame Carol Black, Patron of the Women’s Leadership Centre and former Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Cambridge Judge Business School, speaks about the latest trends in mental health at work and about the longer-term impact of Covid. “The best way to get…

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Urban Geekz: 10 reasons women make great business partners

The Entrepreneurship Centre at Cambridge Judge Business School is mentioned in this article listing 10 reasons why women make great business partners. There are a number of reasons women make great business partners and many of those same reasons can…

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In memory of Professor Sucheta Nadkarni

2022 award winners are announced for The Strategic Management Society’s Sucheta Nadkarni Award for Outstanding Publication on Women Executive Leadership, sponsored by Cambridge Judge, and The Phillips and Nadkarni Award for Outstanding Paper on Diversity and Cognition. It is three…

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Cambridge Independent: Female founders forum empowers Cambridge entrepreneurs

Xann Schwinn, CEO of The Choral Hub and an Associate of the Accelerate Programme at Cambridge Judge Business School, has launched a new forum for female founders which has been enthusiastically embraced by Cambridge’s top female entrepreneurs, the article says.…

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Business Chief: US Chief’s powerful network of female leaders expands to UK

Chief, the world’s only private membership network focused on connecting and supporting women executive leaders, is heading to the UK. Chief hosts regular members-only expert panels, presentations, and networking events at its clubhouses and virtually, from inspiring talks by female…

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Lunch in a Cambridge garden without fear of fighter jets

Maryna Marchenko, who heads a charity to help mothers in Ukraine, says she enriched her life and her work through the Rising Women Leaders Programme at Cambridge Judge Business School. Maryna Marchenko with her 4-year-old. Maryna Marchenko knew she had…

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