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Jochen Menges

NDTV: Emotions instrumental in employee productivity

People are more productive if they’re happy at work, but investing in wellbeing programmes is not enough, says Dr Jochen Menges, University Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour at Cambridge Judge. "The very fact that many organisations now 'invest in happiness' means…

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BBC: The neglected benefits of the commute

Commuting to and from work makes many people miserable, yet there are some simple strategies that can help to “reclaim your commute” in order to reduce stress and improve productivity, according to research co-authored by Dr Jochen Menges, University Lecturer…

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Emotions can help make work meaningful

Dr Jochen Menges, an expert in organisational behaviour, thinks that emotions matter profoundly for employee performance and behaviour. His studies bring nuance to our understanding of how employees wish to feel at work. It is important for people to feel…

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Financial Times: Can we learn to be flexible

Dr Jochen Menges, University Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour at Cambridge Judge Business School, discusses how emotional intelligence can help people be more flexible in the workplace. He says it is fine to have emotions, but it’s important to pause and…

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My Science: How emotions shape our work life

Emotions can make a difference in employee work performance and behaviour, says Dr Jochen Menges, University Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour at Cambridge Judge Business School. "When it comes to how people feel in a business, many point to the leader.…

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Teaching prizes

Seven members of the Cambridge Judge Business School faculty receive Teaching Prizes from Dean Christoph Loch for teaching excellence in a variety of programmes.   Seven members of Cambridge Judge Business School's faculty were awarded Teaching Prizes on 15 June…

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Teaching prizes for Dr Jochen Menges, Professor Alan Jagolinzer, Professor Gishan Dissanaike, Dr Oğuzhan Karakaş, Professor Geoff Meeks

TED Radio Hour: What role does charisma play in inspiring followers

Dr Jochen Menges, University Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour at Cambridge Judge Business School, talks on the radio about the qualities of charismatic leaders and why sometimes it's not a good thing. "Charismatic leadership may have a dark side for followers…

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The New York Times: Feeling burned out? Here are three things that can help

Research co-authored by Dr Jochen Menges, University Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour at Cambridge Judge Business School, is cited in an article about workplace burnout. The study found that one in five highly engaged employees is at risk of burnout, so…

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Blindingly obvious disconnection

Powerful bosses can be 'blind' to gaps in workplace connections between employees, finds new study co-authored by Dr Jochen Menges at Cambridge Judge Business School. Have you ever felt that your powerful boss fails to introduce you to useful co-workers…

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The HR Director: Businesses failing to connect useful workers together

Powerful bosses can be “blind” to gaps in workplace connections between employees, finds new research co-authored by Dr Jochen Menges, University Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour at Cambridge Judge. “The psychological experience of power diminishes individuals’ ability to perceive opportunities to…

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