Latest news about Lancaster University Management School's engagement with the business community.
Geraint Johnes comments on the rise of the "gig economy"
Professor Geraint Johnes is quoted in the Guardian live business feed, explaining his observations on the rise of the "gig economy".Visit The Guardian
Spotlight on... Brian Gregory
Brian Gregory, Managing Director of Safety Management (UK) and an Entrepreneur in Residence at Lancaster University Management School will be delivering content on the topic of Open Innovation as part of the new Innovation Development Programme.
Software solutions company creates new jobs with support of Lancashire Forum
The founder of Logma Systems Design Ltd discusses how participating in the Lancashire Forum programme has helped her company.
Professor Niall Hayes explores how technology could be used to combat loneliness
It’s a paradox of modern times. the easier communication has become, the more quickly isolation and loneliness has spread, particularly among older adults. Is there a high-tech way to create new joined-up communities? Maybe, says niall hayes, but only by getting the low-tech right ﬁrst.
Dr James Cronin discovers that tripe is back
tripe is back and, in some circles at least, considered very cool. though it’s not really tripe anymore – it’s a “variety meat”. this curious repackaging doesn’t appear to just be a fad, argues James Cronin, but a signal of a wider trend that provides important insights into where consumer culture is heading.
Executive MBA endorsed by NHS
Lancaster’s Executive MBA has received endorsement from the NHS Leadership Academy for its new Healthcare specialism.