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Mark de Rond

Office politics (The Cambridge Judge Business Debate podcast series)

Though seemingly trivial, office politics can affect the performance of employees and organisations. The latest podcast in the Cambridge Judge Business Debate series asks how can we improve them? L-R: Philip Stiles, Mark de Rond, Simon Stockley, Michael Kitson In…

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Extreme victory

Research into extremes co-authored by Professor Mark de Rond of Cambridge Judge Business School wins Academy of Management Annals 2018 Best Paper Award. Professor Mark de Rond A research paper co-authored by Professor Mark de Rond of Cambridge Judge Business…

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Network for Business Sustainability: When researchers affect what they study

Mark de Rond, Professor of Organisational Ethnography at Cambridge Judge Business School, talks about researchers’ impact on those they study. “You become part of the system you study,” he says. “Objectivity isn’t the goal; act as a human first, researcher…

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Teaching prizes

Seven members of the Cambridge Judge Business School faculty receive Teaching Prizes from Dean, Professor Christoph Loch, for teaching excellence in a variety of programmes. [L-R] Dr Vincent Mak, Professor Stelios Kavadias, Dr Jeremy Hutchison-Krupat, Dr Simon Taylor, Dr Jenny…

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Vincent Mak, Stelios Kavadias, Jeremy Hutchison-Krupat, Simon Taylor, Jenny Chu and Michael Kitson

Unsettling research

No ivory tower here: how academics are affected by research in unsettling contexts like refugee camps, prisons and rape-crisis centres. A frequent refrain voiced about academic institutions is that there is too much “ivory tower” research divorced from the realities…

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Five key lessons on sport and business

Cambridge Judge Business School academics share their thoughts in advance of the big Varsity rugby matches between Cambridge and Oxford at Twickenham. Nick Koster (Social Innovation 2017), CURFC Captain at the Varsity Match 2018. Business and sport have much in…

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Metro: Pick out these top 30 sports books

To mark 30 years of the William Hill Sports Book of the Year award, the newspaper recommends 30 of the best sports books ever written. The Last Amateurs by Mark de Rond, Professor of Organisational Ethnography at Cambridge Judge Business…

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Playful and serious

A new book co-edited by Professor Mark de Rond of Cambridge Judge – entitled Games: Conflict, competition and cooperation – looks at how games shape our lives through essays by eight prominent people. A new book entitled Games: Conflict, competition…

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Honour for Mark de Rond

A book by Professor Mark de Rond of Cambridge Judge on war surgeons in Afghanistan is named a finalist for the George R. Terry Book Award awarded annually by the Academy of Management. A book about war surgeons by Mark…

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Doctors at war

Top honours in Tallinn

Professors Mark de Rond and Shahzad (Shaz) Ansari of Cambridge Judge win top honours at the annual conference of the European Group on Organization Studies (EGOS) in Estonia. Professor Mark de Rond and Professor Shaz Ansari of Cambridge Judge Business…

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Top honours in Tallinn - blue rosette