LUMS Professor Alfredo De Massis explores succession in family business 20/03/17

LUMS Professor Alfredo De Massis explores succession in family business

Succession has been as much a crisis for family businesses as it has been for monarchies throughout history. Given family enterprises like Beretta, Loacker, Marriott and Walmart make up around 90% of businesses around the world, succession really matters. The Small Business Charter features an interview with LUMS Professor Alfredo De Massis, exploring what’s involved in a smooth handover.

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Lancaster prepares to deliver Degree Apprenticeships 17/03/17

Lancaster prepares to deliver Degree Apprenticeships

Lancaster University is committed to supporting the UK Government’s ambitions to address skills gaps to increase productivity and improve UK economic performance. Degree Apprenticeships are a key ingredient in reversing the widening productivity gap between the UK and leading advanced economies.

Microsoft expert helps launch Lancashire Forum with masterclass 06/03/17

Microsoft expert helps launch Lancashire Forum with masterclass

Microsoft’s James Whittaker shared his expertise with Lancashire’s SMEs at the launch of the Lancashire Forum last week.

Lancaster Executive MBA ranked 21st in Europe 02/03/17

Lancaster Executive MBA ranked 21st in Europe

The QS Global EMBA rankings placed the Lancaster Executive MBA 21st in Europe

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Ian Gordon interviewed on BBC Radio Lancashire 20/12/16

Ian Gordon interviewed on BBC Radio Lancashire

Ian Gordon, Director of Executive Education at Lancaster University Management School, was interviewed on BBC Radio Lancashire on 19th December, discussing transforming productivity to boost business growth.

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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.

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