Business growth news

'Leading lights' attend LUMS SaP workshop 19/05/16

'Leading lights' attend LUMS SaP workshop

Academics from institutions across the UK, as well as in Switzerland and Finland, visited LUMS recently for a Strategy-as-Practice Workshop.

Cumbria Forum to develop county-wide business relations 13/05/16

Cumbria Forum to develop county-wide business relations

Business Liaison Officer Peter Cornwall talks to InTheBay about the new Cumbria Forum initiative, which aims to help local businesses. 

View the article on the InTheBay website
Franchising students net £400 prize for best project 09/05/16

Franchising students net £400 prize for best project

A group of undergraduate students studying a module in franchising have been crowned this year’s winners of a prize sponsored by the Bardon Group.

LUMS academic presents research at SBC Open Innovation Summit 2016
29/04/16

LUMS academic presents research at SBC Open Innovation Summit 2016

Chris Ford, from LUMS’s Department of Accounting and Finance, was invited to present his ground-breaking work on performance management in open innovation ecosystems at one of the biggest events in the bioscience calendar.  

Innovation and the Dyson hairdryer 29/04/16

Innovation and the Dyson hairdryer

Professor Alfredo De Massis talks with Reuters about Dyson's new product and discusses similarities between the vacuum company and Apple. 

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Business programme to help put 75 Cumbrian SMEs on the path to growth 20/04/16

Business programme to help put 75 Cumbrian SMEs on the path to growth

Ambitious Cumbrian businesses are encouraged to seize a competitive edge by joining a specially designed programme launching this summer.