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How to achieve financial calm

Five insights on how to reduce money-related stress from Executive MBA alumnus Ken Okoroafor (EMBA 2014). Ken Okoroafor, an alumnus (EMBA 2014) of the Executive MBA programme at Cambridge Judge Business School, is co-founder with his wife Mary of The…

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Accelerating through crisis

How are Accelerate Cambridge startups adjusting in the current climate? Entrepreneurs supported by the Accelerate Cambridge programme at the Cambridge Judge Business School Entrepreneurship Centre are adjusting their activities in response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. We spoke to some of them to find out how are they adapting in the current…

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Cambridge Independent: New mental health charity to ask the question: You Okay, Doc?

A surgical trainee in cardiothoracics at the Royal Papworth Hospital Daniel Gearon (MSt in Entrepreneurship 2019) founded the charity You Okay, Doc? hoping to support the mental health and wellbeing of doctors and healthcare workers. “Hospitals have wellbeing services for…

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ITV: University research calls for employers to cut hours, not jobs

Companies should cut working hours instead of jobs in order to boost the economy and people’s mental health says research by the Centre for Business Research (CBR) at Cambridge Judge Business School. The study found that reducing hours for all…

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Cambridge Social Ventures and COVID-19

Social ventures adapting to issues posed by the coronavirus pandemic. The goal of the Cambridge Social Ventures programme, part of the Cambridge Centre for Social Innovation, is to support a range of businesses that have positive social and environmental impacts.…

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The Guardian: Happiness? There’s an app for that

Two Cambridge MBA teams took part in an Adobe design competition focusing on mental health and wellness in education. One team came up with the idea for the Grow app where students indicate how happy they are on a scale…

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Cambridge Independent: First Aid Kit for Feelings helps stay positive in a world in crisis

The Helpful Clinic, a social startup that was previously on the Cambridge Social Ventures programme, recently hosted an event to raise awareness of the importance of talking about feelings. “As we see it at The Helpful Clinic, the situation is…

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Future-Proof: Addressing recruitment and retention woes

Alan Jagolinzer, Professor of Financial Accounting at Cambridge Judge Business School, discusses mental health issues with traditional US career recruitment in accounting and the need to foster and train creativity and disruption in the profession. “The accounting and finance profession…

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AI and health

The Entrepreneurship Centre at Cambridge Judge supports new programme that uses artificial intelligence to tackle major NHS challenges. The Entrepreneurship Centre at Cambridge Judge Business School and the Eastern Academic Health Science Network (Eastern AHSN) are sponsoring a new programme…

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Financial Times: The real reasons why mentors change your life

Research co-authored by Dr Thomas Roulet, University Senior Lecturer in Organisation Theory at Cambridge Judge Business School, looks at how the mentoring of junior employees can improve the mental health of the mentor. The study focused on policing and found…

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