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Global Consulting Project (GCP)

MBA learning in ‘real time’ – why live team projects make the most impact

What's it like working in a small team of MBA peers, on a live consulting project, with only four weeks to deliver? From digitising processes at Sydney Opera House to reviewing sustainable packaging for Nestlé – the learning was broad…

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MBA Global Consulting Project team.

Experiential learning: Cambridge MBA Global Consulting Project 2019

Why global organisations find value in Cambridge MBAs. GCP team at Citi Group/Ventures Dublin, Ireland The Global Consulting Project (GCP) is considered by students to be one of the highlights of the Cambridge MBA. Currently MBAs, in teams of four…

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GCP team at Citi Group/Ventures Dublin, Ireland

Will an MBA make you truly ‘global’?

As economic and political trends continue to change at pace around the world, can business schools equip students to flex to these developments, and continue to make an impact globally? Can they keep up with what's happening out there in…

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Will an MBA make you truly 'global'?

“Doing” management the Cambridge way

The Cambridge MBA can claim a unique approach to teaching the "doing" of management with its Management Praxis course. Faculty and candidates explain why. Dr Matthew Jones Cambridge places a unique value on Management Praxis (MP) on the MBA programme.…

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Doing management the Cambridge way

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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Find MBA: Experiential learning: Better than MBA case study?

Business schools around the world offer various projects where MBA students have the opportunity to apply what they learnt in practice. Cambridge MBA students take part in two main projects among other learning possibilities: Cambridge Venture Project (CVP) – where…

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ORF TV: Today

A TV report with Cambridge MBA students who visited Austria’s energy provider as part of their Global Consulting Project (GCP). Their task was to discover and develop a blockchain application for the energy sector, working with illwerke VKW, a state-owned…

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Around the world in 30 days: the impact of the Global Consulting Project

As our current Cambridge MBA cohort return to the School, having spent four weeks with clients working on Global Consulting Projects (GCPs), they've been reflecting on their experiences and the impact they've made. GCPs this year reflect an increased focus…

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The Illwerke GCP team

Vorarlberg: illwerke gets help from students

A group of MBA students from Cambridge Judge Business School have been working with Austrian energy provider illwerke vkw as part of their Global Consulting Project (GCP). The project aims to develop a future-proof blockchain project together with the energy…

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Consulting on Bangladeshi land-related services

A team of Cambridge MBA students worked with BRAC, the world's largest NGO, on a plan to scale up land-related services for rural communities. Bangladesh is usually referred to as an "emerging" market or a "developing" economy, and these descriptions…

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beautiful village with foggy mountain and green nature in bangladesh