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Animated insights on performance in the cultural & creative industries

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v4nsmar4c9U Dr Allègre Hadida A few years ago, Dr Allègre Hadida, Senior Lecturer in Strategy at Cambridge Judge Business School, created with the help of a student an engaging animation that summarises existing knowledge about the different nuances of performance…

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Poets & Quants: Meet the non-traditional MBAs of Europe

Poets & Quants talks to five MBA students from different business schools who worked in non-traditional industries before their studies. Jasmin Aslan, currently studying at Cambridge Judge Business School, was working as Museum development officer in Canada. “I think that…

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The value of failure: creativity in business

Thomas Edison was famous for saying "I have not failed 10,000 times. I have just found 10,000 ways that won't work." It’s the lightbulb moment that many individuals seek, but how can creativity help business practice and why should good…

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MBAs consult for Carnegie Hall

Cambridge MBAs advise Carnegie Hall in New York how to entice more single ticket buyers to return for other concerts by making the venue more accessible to musical novices. According to an old joke: a person carrying a violin case…

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Theatre and opera concept with theatrical masks on red velvet. In Greek mythology Thalia was the Muse of comedy (laughing face), Melpomene was the Muse of tragedy (weeping face) with copy space

Business and arts

Jeremy Newton, CEO of the education charity Children & the Arts and a Cambridge Judge Fellow who leads the Culture, Arts & Media concentration for the Cambridge MBA, discusses the interaction of business and the arts. Jeremy Newton, chief executive…

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Portrait of Cute children painting with watercolors in a preschool.They are painting with watercolors on paper. They have some creative activities in a kindergarten. Standing in group, embracing and smiling.

The value of failure: creativity on the MBA

Thomas Edison was famous for saying "I have not failed 10,000 times. I have just found 10,000 ways that won't work." It’s the lightbulb moment that many individuals seek, but how can creativity help business practice and why should good…

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Hollywood and the MBA

Brett Granstaff, Cambridge MBA 2012, talks about film, financing and Cambridge. Brett Granstaff, Cambridge MBA 2012, spoke on 8 May to students in the MPhil in Management programme at Cambridge Judge, directed by Allègre Hadida, University Senior Lecturer in Strategy.…

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Hollywood and the MBA

Nadia Denton, Author: The Nigerian filmmaker’s guide to success

Nadia Denton, the author of The Nigerian filmmaker's guide to success: beyond Nollywood about the Nigerian film industry, talks to Cambridge Judge Business School's Dr Allègre Hadida. Nadia Denton is a member of BAFTA with considerable film industry experience. She…

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The Economist: MBAs and the performing arts: the business in show business

David Sabel trained as an actor in America and France, then became a member of the Cambridge MBA class of 2008. A project at Cambridge Judge Business School led to a work placement at the National Theatre in London, and…

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IOL Tonight: Reaching, inspiring new audiences

How did someone who trained as an actor and a chef and then managed to squeeze in an MBA land up as the NT Live executive producer? Catching up on the theatre phenomenon that is National Theatre Live (broadcast locally…

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