Latest news about Lancaster University Management School's engagement with the business community.
LUMS and The Manufacturing Institute join forces for latest apprenticeship
Neil Ralph, Director of Degree Apprenticeships, explains more about the latest collaboration between LUMS and The Manufacturing Institute, aiming to offer a masters-level apprenticeship to manufacturing leaders.Read the full article on WorksManagement
LUMS launches new Low Carbon Innovation Forum
LUMS launches new 6 month management programme to help directors and managers of 60 Lancashire SMEs think about energy saving processes and new low carbon products.
Exuberance caused the UK house price boom, according to Dr Alisa Yusupova
Dr Alisa Yusupova presented a research paper at the annual conference of the Royal Economics Society, exploring the cause of increasing house prices in England since the late 1980's.
LUMS Professor discusses the Government's Industrial Strategy
Professor Martin Spring explores the role productivity plays in the success of the Government's Industrial Strategy.
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.Read Full Article
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.