Entrepreneurship, Strategy & Innovation news

Manufacturing and engineering businesses sought for productivity initiative 02/08/17

Manufacturing and engineering businesses sought for productivity initiative

An opportunity to join a regional business support programme championed by some of the UK’s leading manufacturers is now available.

Lancaster University franchise prize comes of age 24/07/17

Lancaster University franchise prize comes of age

A group of undergraduate students studying a module in franchising have been crowned this year’s winners of a prize sponsored by the Bardon Group for the 21st year running.

Contenders battle in China UK Entrepreneurship Challenge 18/07/17

Contenders battle in China UK Entrepreneurship Challenge

Teams from universities across the country arrived in Lancaster to battle it out in the semi-final of the 10th China UK Entrepreneurship Challenge.

New campaign to turn dreams of 'Industry 4.0' into regional productivity and profits 17/07/17

New campaign to turn dreams of 'Industry 4.0' into regional productivity and profits

Ambitious visions of “Industry 4.0” need bringing back down to earth if businesses are going to commit to real change, argued industry leaders and academics at a LUMS roundtable event (12 July 2017).

Top Business leaders call on the UK to tackle productivity gap at the launch of ‘Be the Business’ 11/07/17

Top Business leaders call on the UK to tackle productivity gap at the launch of ‘Be the Business’

A group of business leaders has called for businesses to engage with solving the UK’s poor productivity at the launch of ‘Be the Business’, citing the Productivity through People programme as an example.

Entrepreneurial students raise £3,109 for charity 14/06/17

Entrepreneurial students raise £3,109 for charity

First year undergraduates on the Entrepreneurship: Key Debates and Concepts module have put their business skills to the test while raising cash for good causes.