53 episodes

Conrad's podcast brings you a series of interviews with students, alumni and industry professionals from the wider Cambridge Judge Business School network to give you an insight on how the Cambridge MBA can influence your career path.

Changing Careers with Conrad Chua The Executive Director of the Cambridge MBA

    • Business

Conrad's podcast brings you a series of interviews with students, alumni and industry professionals from the wider Cambridge Judge Business School network to give you an insight on how the Cambridge MBA can influence your career path.

    Digital transformation - corporate strategy, storytelling & disruption.

    Digital transformation - corporate strategy, storytelling & disruption.

    Covering a career in leading technology companies across Europe, Asia and the UK, from Amazon, to Adstream to Jagex Games. Hamza Mudassir (MBA 2012) talks about digital transformation and the role storytelling might play in these large-scale digital transformation projects - from product management to corporate strategy. Hamza is now a Visiting Fellow at Cambridge Judge Business School in Strategy.

    • 27 min
    The business of science - consultancy to global portfolio management

    The business of science - consultancy to global portfolio management

    Dr. Ritika Dave talks about her career in medicine, via the Cambridge MBA(2012), through to the 'business' of science with such giant pharmaceuticals as Astra Zeneca; as well as covering her years of experience in the consultancy world, with consultants L.E.K. Consulting. Ritika covers her career changes and the lessons she has learnt on the way, from analytics to asking the right questions.

    • 18 min
    Career control and tips from Conrad Chua as we end the decade.

    Career control and tips from Conrad Chua as we end the decade.

    As we end 2019, we hear from the year's podcast host Conrad Chua about career tips, and an outlook for the future to de-clutter your life, to help you enter a new decade with a focus on what matters most.

    • 6 min
    Design thinking in your career, informational interviews & the job market in Asia today.

    Design thinking in your career, informational interviews & the job market in Asia today.

    Jon Kwan, global careers consultant and career coach talks about the power of informational interviews as well as using design thinking in your career; and more widely about the job search in Asia. With a background of his own career change, for example, from Canada to Singapore; Jon takes us beyond the 'coffee chat' and the steps to take to find the 'right fit' in your global job search.

    • 22 min
    Networking & navigating your way through the career map in North America.

    Networking & navigating your way through the career map in North America.

    Jen Murphy, independent Careers Consultant & Assistant Dean of Career Management and Student Success, Ohio University, talks about careers in the USA, as well as the approach to the job search in North America. Navigating the career journey with a targeted and intentional strategy across the disparate geography of the United States. She covers life choices, from family decisions to career change and work values. She covers mentoring, supporting women in work as well as finding your passion at work.

    • 20 min
    From start ups to big brands - pivoting your career trajectory

    From start ups to big brands - pivoting your career trajectory

    Career changing star Wee Lee Sim (MBA 2012) talks about his sector experience journey from tech sector start up at Groupon with very little sales experience through to his Cambridge MBA and beyond, to his ultimate pivot into the fast expanding retail and consumer goods sector. Now based at CAA-GBG, one of the world's largest brand management agencies, as Director of Financial Planning and Analysis, Wee Lee took a journey via the Li and Fung Leadership Programme.

    • 14 min

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Interesting people, interesting perspective

With such a diverse cohort of interviewees, this is a go to podcast to find out a little more about what’s happening in the world outside of my own little silo

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