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Centre for Strategic Philanthropy established at Cambridge Judge, dedicated to high-growth markets

L-R: Professor Christoph Loch, Director of the Cambridge Judge Business School; Badr Jafar, Founding Patron of the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy; and Professor Stephen Toope, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge, signing the agreement for the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy…

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Christoph Loch, Badr Jafar and Stephen Toope

Social engagement

The work of the Cambridge Centre for Social Innovation is featured in the Impact through Engagement series of films by the University of Cambridge. Dr Neil Stott and Dr Michelle Fava from the Cambridge Centre for Social Innovation at Cambridge…

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An experienced woman mentors a female colleague, the mature woman is holding a laptop as they debate data from an interactive display; they are both wearing smart casual clothing.

Social purpose investing

Executive MBA project by Luke Gillott (EMBA 2015) leads to chapter in book on Conscious Investing. A student project on investing with social purpose, undertaken as part of the Executive MBA (EMBA) programme at Cambridge Judge Business School, has been…

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Social purpose investing

Frankly, do we give a damn…? Study finds links between swearing and honesty

It's long been associated with anger and coarseness but profanity can have another, more positive connotation. Psychologists have learned that people who frequently curse are being more honest. Writing in the journal Social Psychological and Personality Science a team of…

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MBA Gopal Rao wins Twitter competition to meet Foreign Secretary William Hague

Gopal Rao, a current MBA at Cambridge Judge Business School, met William Hague, UK Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, last week where they discussed preventing sexual violence in conflicts. The meeting took place because Gopal won a…

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Gopal Rao

Disposable nappies to social finance: an overview of five social impact organisations

Current Cambridge MBAs Priya Shah and Kia Kavoosi share what they learned on a day-long visit to five organisations who approach social impact from very different angles. An interview with Conrad Chua, Head of Marketing and Admissions for the Cambridge…

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Kia Kavoosi and Priya Shah