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Executive and professional education


What is Personal Resilence?

25 January 2019

Back in the 1800s, Charles Darwin, University of Cambridge Alumnus explained: “It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.” Today, we work in a fast-moving, 24/7, highly-connected world with constantly evolving technology and a workplace that is increasingly demanding resulting in high stress and burnout risks. Developing Personal Resilience is key to survival and Cathy Butler, Head of Executive Education sees it as one of the seven key characteristics of an Explorer Mindset, a mindset for 21st century leadership.

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IfM wins 2018 EFMD Excellence in Practice Award

31 May 2018

The Institute for Manufacturing (IfM) has won the prestigious 2018 EFMD Excellence in Practice Silver Award in the “Professional Development” category for its Learning and Development partnership with Atos and Paderborn University . This globally recognised award is a first EFMD Award for the University of Cambridge and...

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Industry leaders support stronger EU renewables targets to enable swifter transition to low carbon economy

10 August 2017

26 April 2017 – Leading businesses are calling on the EU to raise the ambition of its renewable energy targets. Read more

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Innovation: are you picking up the signals?

30 March 2017

*/ Take a moment and think about what the word innovation means to you. Does it conjure up thoughts of ground-breaking new ideas, disruptive technologies and examples of the latest, ground-breaking tech-entrepreneur? Professor Stelios Kavadias of Cambridge Judge Business School recently addressed these questions in his ‘Making Innovation Happen’ webinar.

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Digital disruption in banking

21 March 2017

Banks may be relatively unaffected so far by digital developments in finance, but that could quickly change owing to the trust factor, argues Robert Wardrop, Executive Director of the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance at Cambridge Judge Business School.

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CISL: G20 Leaders issue paper contributed to by CISL

5 September 2016

CISL's Centre for Sustainable Finance was invited to serve as Knowledge Partner to the G20 Green Finance Study Group, reviewing the practice of financial institutions in integrating environmental risks into financial decision making. A paper has been published containing analysis and recommendations for the future.

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ICE: New short courses for 2016-17

8 August 2016

ICE's new short courses for the period August 2016 to July 2017 are now available for booking. These will take place at Madingley Hall and include weekend and two-day courses, weekly classes and day schools.

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CISL: Excellence Award at University's Green Impact Awards

7 June 2016

Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership won an Excellence Award at the Green Impact Awards for their Sustainable Food at Work project. The project aimed to use food, and the interaction with food topics within the Institute, as a means of promoting sustainability.

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CISL: The Prince of Wales attends forum of global investment leaders

17 May 2016

The Prince of Wales, Patron of the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, today attended a reception and plenary meeting for a global network of investment managers and asset owners known as the Investment Leaders Group.

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Møller Centre: ‘Best UK Management Training Centre’

8 March 2016

The Møller Centre has won the prestigious Gold award for ‘Best UK Management Training Centre’ at the Meetings & Incentive Travel (M&IT) Industry Awards 2016 . The awards recognise excellent customer service and are the meetings and events industry’s only independently verified and audited awards.

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