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Melony Mahaarachchi, an MBA student at Cambridge Judge Business School (MBA 2019), helped design the NASA Mars Rover project due to launch on 20 July. By the time Melony Mahaarachchi began her MBA studies at Cambridge Judge Business School in…

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NASA, SpaceX and Boeing – how nearly a decade of rocket design has led one student to business school

With the launch of SpaceX Dragon capsule in June and the planned launch of NASA's Mars Rover in July, space exploration has never been more topical. As the world is slowly coming out of pandemic restrictions, could space be the…

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NASA screen set up June 2020.

Investing in the future – what aspiring finance experts need to know

China, climate change and social virtue – a career in private  wealth/investment management is now about so much more than the figures. Investment expert and Cambridge MBA alumna Janet Mui (MBA 2010) gives an insight into the breadth and depth…

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Janet Mui from the MBA class of 2010.

Prospective bias

A 'prospective' motherhood penalty holds women back in the workplace regardless of their actual motherhood status, says new study from Cambridge Judge Business School in advance of International Women's Day. The workplace motherhood penalty has been well documented. A new…

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Close-up of women with retro car reading road map and making decisions about route.

Our MBA Forté Foundation scholars share their experiences at Cambridge Judge Business School

Cambridge Judge Business School (CJBS) supports an active and engaged female community of future business leaders. Here we meet and talk to two leading women, both from the finance sector and both recipients of the Cambridge MBA Forté Foundation scholarship.…

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Julia Goldfeld in class with her peers.

A career journey in healthcare: using an MBA to find your career ‘sweet spot’

Dr Ritika Dave talks about asking the right questions and having an analytical and open mind in the healthcare industry. Transitioning from a career in medicine and research to consulting and now managing a global pharma portfolio, Dr Dave has…

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Female medical researcher.

Two female entrepreneurs making Cambridge their new home

As we celebrate International Women’s Day 2020 and #CambridgeWomenCan we meet two female founders and discover why Cambridge is the right place for their start up journey. Image credit: Mon Breton Thabo Lennieye (MBA 2018) and Atiqah Zaki (MBA 2018)…

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Exploring diversity and leadership at the Executive MBA women’s networking event

A fascinating evening of conversation, participation and networking exploring the importance of diversity and inclusion. Professor Dame Sandra Dawson On Friday 14 February we were delighted to host the Executive MBA (EMBA) women's networking event at Cambridge Judge Business School.…

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Marketing moves centre stage

Long the Cinderella of the corporate world, marketing is playing an increasingly major role as analytics take over from intuition, and human needs shape products. Dr Shasha Lu, Lecturer in Marketing at Cambridge Judge Business School, who delivers the Digital…

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Starting your MBA while still growing your family – a personal perspective

Julie Wang not only planned in great detail her personal MBA journey, but she also grew her family along the way. Julie Wang (MBA 2018) Julie Wang (MBA 2018) moved to Cambridge from London with her family at the start…

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Julie Wang from the Cambridge MBA class of 2018.

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