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The Independent: Economists say Brexit is not good for troubling GDP

Michael Kitson, University Senior Lecturer in International Macroeconomics at Cambridge Judge Business School, writes about UK’s troubling GDP, economic outlook and what Brexit might bring. “Productivity in the UK has been sluggish since the financial crisis, and the most recent…

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Work-life balance

A four-day workweek should be tested to see if benefits outweigh costs, says Harvard Business Review article co-authored by Dr Thomas Roulet of Cambridge Judge Business School. Dr Thomas Roulet The idea of a four-day workweek in Europe requires proper…

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Work-life balance

Financial Times: Fewer hours, more work, greater productivity

David Wilson, currently on the Executive MBA programme (EMBA 2017) at Cambridge Judge Business School, discusses productivity and whether shorter working hours could increase it. “Intuition suggests that if we spend less time in the office, we will fritter away…

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‘Getting and Staying Productive’

New book reveals a fundamental re-thinking of what it takes to become productive Professor Roger Schmenner, an academic visitor at Cambridge Judge Business School, has recently published a book which focuses on the importance of productivity within an organisation. In…

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Getting and Staying Productive

Don’t worry be happy!

Morale in a workforce can impact productivity by between 10 to 20 per cent High or low morale in a workforce can influence productivity by between 10 to 20 per cent, and fresh research shows that although low morale can…

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