Management Learning & Leadership news

Put people before sales and profits to get investors to sit up and take note 29/01/15

Put people before sales and profits to get investors to sit up and take note

Dr Anthony Hesketh is quoted in an article in the International Business Times about how organisations should value their talent.

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Solving the Strategy Delusion 22/12/14

Solving the Strategy Delusion

Solving the Strategy Delusion is a new book by Professor Cary Cooper with LUMS PhD graduate Marc Stigter, now at Melbourne Business School. The book takes a pioneering approach to challenging conventional and 'delusional' approaches to strategy. 

LUMS top for ‘research power’ in UK research ranking 18/12/14

LUMS top for ‘research power’ in UK research ranking

Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) is the most research-intensive business school in the UK, according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) published 18 December 2014.

The critical turn in leadership
12/12/14

The critical turn in leadership

Hosted by the Department of Management Learning and Leadership and funded by the Society for the Advancement of Management Studies, this workshop introduced and discussed the meaning and value of Critical Leadership Studies.

Bookmakers accused of luring women and young people to bet 31/10/14

Bookmakers accused of luring women and young people to bet

Dr Carolyn Downs is quoted in a story in the Mail Online about how betting companies have been accused of encouraging young people and women to gamble by taking bets on the outcome of reality television shows.

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US ideas have a disproportionate influence on business schools 07/07/14

US ideas have a disproportionate influence on business schools

David Collinson argues that the desire to publish in top, US-based journals has a homogenising effect on research.

Read on the Financial Times website