Business growth news

New app uses location tech to match Lancaster students with the best deals on campus 06/02/15

New app uses location tech to match Lancaster students with the best deals on campus

A new smart phone app created by two LUMS students enables discounts and offers to be sent directly to students walking close to businesses on campus.

Endeavour is the standout quality 05/02/15

Endeavour is the standout quality

In a letter published in the FT, LUMS Entrepreneur in Residence Philip Coatesworth says that the standout quality in entrepreneurs is 'endeavour', and that is not easily taught.

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Entrepreneurship students succeed at international business competition 30/01/15

Entrepreneurship students succeed at international business competition

A team of Entrepreneurship Masters students has excelled at a leading international business competition focusing on family business.

Local support back on offer for business through Growth Hubs 21/01/15

Local support back on offer for business through Growth Hubs

Recent government figures show that for the first time in the UK there are now over 5m private sector businesses, an increase of 330,000 from 2013.

New editorial roles for Professor Alfredo De Massis 15/01/15

New editorial roles for Professor Alfredo De Massis

Professor Alfredo De Massis has been appointed to the editorial boards of two top journals: Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice and the Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal.

LUMS top for ‘research power’ in UK research ranking 18/12/14

LUMS top for ‘research power’ in UK research ranking

Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) is the most research-intensive business school in the UK, according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) published 18 December 2014.