Entrepreneurship, Strategy & Innovation news

Heads of family businesses help guide future research 10/07/14

Heads of family businesses help guide future research

Successful UK family businesses have been helping to guide Lancaster University Management School research, as part of a two-day strategy event held by the Centre for Family Business.

Premierline direct: 'What makes a good entrepreneur?' 02/07/14

Premierline direct: 'What makes a good entrepreneur?'

Ian Gordon from IEED explains what it takes to be a really successful entrepreneur in this blog post for Premierline Direct.

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Premierline direct: 'Top networking tips' 02/07/14

Premierline direct: 'Top networking tips'

LUMS Entrepreneur in Residence Len Rainford sets out a clear and workable strategy for networking in this blog post.

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Leading family businesses to help direct impactful academic research 11/06/14

Leading family businesses to help direct impactful academic research

Leading figures from the business world are to help direct academic thinking on family businesses, such a vital part of the UK economy. 

Lancaster wins prestigious Small Business Charter Award 05/06/14

Lancaster wins prestigious Small Business Charter Award

Lancaster University is celebrating after attaining the Small Business Charter Gold Award – one of only three - in recognition of the role it has played in helping to kick-start British enterprise.  

Five Chinese e-businesses on the rise, and one salutary tale 28/05/14

Five Chinese e-businesses on the rise, and one salutary tale

Entrepreneurial Chinese firms are blazing a trail online, and not just in China. Andrew Atherton looks at the opportunities and challenges for some of the country's upcoming e-businesses.