The Cambridge Phenomenon: Global Impact by Kate KirkThe Cambridge Phenomenon: Global Impact by Kate Kirk

The Cambridge Phenomenon: Global Impact

byKate Kirk, Charles CottonForeword byBill Gates

Hardcover | August 30, 2016

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Computing, drugs, semiconductors, technology consulting and much more - the extraordinary range of innovations to emerge from the Cambridge cluster of technology companies has had an incalculable influence on the success of other businesses, but as a result has itself remained largely hidden from public view. This book puts Cambridge's contribution into perspective, looking at the different industry sectors and focusing on the personalities whose ground-breaking work has inspired new products, services and business models.

This book tells the important, hidden story of how academic excellence and entrepreneurial endeavour have improved people's lives the world over. It is crucial reading for anybody interested in the ways successful businesses work, and the fundamental role of our great educational institutions in fostering that success.
Kate Kirk has been a freelance editor, writer and public relations consultant for more than 20 years. Her clients include the Cambridge Enterprise Conference, the World Bank and the World Health Organization. She has written books and articles on everything from hot-air ballooning to data modeling and risk assessment for financial inst...
Title:The Cambridge Phenomenon: Global ImpactFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 11.3 × 9.7 × 0.84 inPublished:August 30, 2016Publisher:Profile Books LtdLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1908990619

ISBN - 13:9781908990617

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