Professor Monideepa Tarafdar uncovers the dark side of ICT 10/02/17

Professor Monideepa Tarafdar uncovers the dark side of ICT

Psychologically, we’re still cave people in a digital world.  We can’t expect people to turn into cybernauts unaffected by all its threats and strains. But, as Monideepa tarafdar argues, it’s possible for employees to find their own healthy ’flow’ and adapt to working with ‘digital colleagues’ for better productivity and performance.

Dr Marian Iszatt-White explains how PhDs can add real value to businesses 10/02/17

Dr Marian Iszatt-White explains how PhDs can add real value to businesses

High-level research belongs just as  much in the corridors of the workplace  as it does in universities. In a world where collaboration and the impact of research matters more than ever, Marian Iszatt-White explains how organisations can take advantage of new attitudes and more flexible offerings.   

Professor Alfredo De Massis explores "The generation game" 10/02/17

Professor Alfredo De Massis explores "The generation game"

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. Alfredo De Massis explores what’s involved in a smooth handover.  

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.

Listen on BBC Radio Lancashire (1 hr 53 minutes in)
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.

Report highlights economy boosting Lancaster University programme 20/09/16

Report highlights economy boosting Lancaster University programme

A new report highlights the economic and political impact of a ground-breaking Lancaster University programme.

Business news at Lancaster University Management School