What does good evaluation look like? 01/08/14

What does good evaluation look like?

Representatives from the 15 growth hubs in Lancaster University’s Wave 2 Growth Hub Programme came together on Monday 28 July, at the Royal Society of Arts in London, to discuss regional and national evaluations of their activities. 

Building excellence in UK growth hubs 10/07/14

Building excellence in UK growth hubs

Over 60 delegates from 20 growth hubs attended a Lancaster University-led workshop in London on Wednesday aimed at furthering excellence in local and national business support.

Premierline direct: 'What makes a good entrepreneur?' 02/07/14

Premierline direct: 'What makes a good entrepreneur?'

Ian Gordon from IEED explains what it takes to be a really successful entrepreneur in this blog post for Premierline Direct.

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Premierline direct: 'Top networking tips' 02/07/14

Premierline direct: 'Top networking tips'

LUMS Entrepreneur in Residence Len Rainford sets out a clear and workable strategy for networking in this blog post.

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Top MBA: "Maximizing the potential of a family business with an Executive MBA" 01/07/14

Top MBA: "Maximizing the potential of a family business with an Executive MBA"

Executive MBAs can help to give family businesses the skills to avoid or manage potential conflicts arising from succession issues, according to Professor Alfredo De Massis, Director of the Centre for Family Business at LUMS.

Leading family businesses to help direct impactful academic research 11/06/14

Leading family businesses to help direct impactful academic research

Leading figures from the business world are to help direct academic thinking on family businesses, such a vital part of the UK economy.