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Cambridge Independent: Pitch perfect for The Duke of York at Cambridge Judge

A technology-focused Boot Camp for Pitch@Palace 10.0, the event for entrepreneurs founded by His Royal Highness The Duke of York, KG, was hosted by the Entrepreneurship Centre at Cambridge Judge Business School on 4 October. The event featured three-minute pitches…

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The Saigon Times: Social innovation lecture tour

The British Council in Vietnam is working in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Training to organise a social innovation lecture tour with Dr Belinda Bell, programme director of the Cambridge Social Ventures, part of the Cambridge Judge Business…

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Venturing forth: Bricks for Autism

A social venture, currently on the Cambridge Social Ventures programme, aims to help children with communications and learning disabilities. Dr Gina Gomez de la Cuesta is passionate about LEGO-based therapy and how this can help autistic children to improve social…

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Tips for ventures

Experts discuss how startup ventures can avoid fundraising pitfalls at Enterprise Tuesday event at Cambridge Judge Business School. Entrepreneurship has always been about trial and error, so learning from mistakes is a key part of the journey – and raising…

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Venturing forth: Syrona Women

Two Cambridge entrepreneurs - Anya Roy and Chantelle Bell - co-founded a startup aiming to help women to detect early signs of cervical cancer and other gynaecological diseases. We talked to Anya to find out more. The idea for the…

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Venturing forth: Crayfish

Cambridge MBA alumna founded an online platform that connects qualified bilingual talent to companies aiming to do business with China. Ting Zhang, CEO and founder of Crayfish has more than 20 years' experience in facilitating investment and trade between the…

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Healthcare digital disruption

Corporations should team up with more flexible startups to drive digital transformation of healthcare, says new paper stemming from collaboration between Cambridge Judge Business School, University Witten/Herdecke and Bayer AG in Germany. Corporations should seek collaborations with nimble startups to…

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Fish out of water

New study co-authored by Professor Paul Tracey of Cambridge Judge Business School says new ventures obtain 'legitimacy' not through one-off activity but through a gradated process in which acceptance ebbs and flows along with shifting expectations. What makes a new…

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Venturing forth: BeeBee Wraps

Replacing plastic, one wrap at a time. Speaking with a friend, Kath Austin heard how people in pre-plastic days used cotton coated with beeswax to preserve food – and she wondered whether this ancient technology could help with a very…

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Venturing forth: The Hearts Milk Bank

The UK breast milk bank seeks to speed up the process of donating milk, while carrying out vital research into its life-saving properties. Many hospitals across the UK are struggling with a "postcode lottery" when it comes to accessing donor…

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