Management Learning & Leadership news

Professionalisation will get to the heart of the home care issue 30/03/15

Professionalisation will get to the heart of the home care issue

Lancaster’s new HELPcare project hopes to find the right model of continuing professional development and training for care workers across the EU, writes Carolyn Downs in Community Care.

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More research will help us break marketing's enduring glass ceiling 25/03/15

More research will help us break marketing's enduring glass ceiling

Writing in Marketing Magazine, Caroline Gatrell says that in the marketing industry, male executives dominate senior roles despite the number of women in the industry.

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More research will help us break marketing's enduring glass ceiling 13/03/15

More research will help us break marketing's enduring glass ceiling

Writing in Marketing Magazine, Caroline Gatrell says more research is needed to develop new and creative ways to encourage women to drive forward their marketing careers.

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The vicious circle of low status homecare work must be broken 05/03/15

The vicious circle of low status homecare work must be broken

The majority of homecare workers are immigrants who do a great job, syas Dr Carolyn Downs in The Guardian, but care work needs to be a more attractive and credible career option.

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Supporting health and social care workers 16/02/15

Supporting health and social care workers

A Lancaster University Management School project will help health and social care workers professionally in the light of the demands of an ageing population.

Time to see the strategic human factor 05/02/15

Time to see the strategic human factor

Dr Anthony Hesketh's research for the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, "Managing the value of your talent: a new framework for human capital measurement", is featured in an article in the Financial Times.

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