Business growth news

New business programme for North-West manufacturers will help tackle nation's productivity 08/11/16

New business programme for North-West manufacturers will help tackle nation's productivity

The pilot of a new 12-month employer-led programme for business professionals commencing in January 2017 will focus on raising productivity in the UK's advanced manufacturing sector – beginning with an emphasis in the North West.

Report highlights economy boosting Lancaster University programme 20/09/16

Report highlights economy boosting Lancaster University programme

A new report highlights the economic and political impact of a ground-breaking Lancaster University programme.

Straight talking: What business can learn from football managers 12/08/16

Straight talking: What business can learn from football managers

Dr Ricardo Zozimo discusses how entrepreneurs, and football managers, can use failure as a learning experience.

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Family business academic delivers keynote at IFERA Conference 08/07/16

Family business academic delivers keynote at IFERA Conference

A LUMS professor has given the keynote speech at a prestigious international conference on family business.

Family Business representatives from across Europe and the US attend LUMS conference 29/06/16

Family Business representatives from across Europe and the US attend LUMS conference

The Centre for Family Business was excited to receive over 50 delegates to a two-part day of Growth and Entrepreneurship in Family Business earlier this month.

Entrepreneurial student fundraisers raise over £2000 28/06/16

Entrepreneurial student fundraisers raise over £2000

LUMS students have collected a grand total of £2,149.11 for a number of charities, raised through a series of entrepreneurial challenges.