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Landmark first hub launched as Lancaster University drives regional economic growth 07/03/14

Landmark first hub launched as Lancaster University drives regional economic growth

Lancaster University has helped to launch the first of 15 growth hubs as part of a Government programme designed to promote economic and regional growth across England.

Programme to help put Cumbrian SMEs on the path to growth 24/02/14

Programme to help put Cumbrian SMEs on the path to growth

Growth-hungry Cumbrian businesses are to get a helping hand from a specially designed programme which launches next month.

North West businesses to hear how to expand into overseas markets 18/02/14

North West businesses to hear how to expand into overseas markets

A masterclass by Lancaster University Management School specialists will enable North West SMEs to take advantage of international growth opportunities.

LUMS events signpost funding opportunities to region’s SMEs 04/02/14

LUMS events signpost funding opportunities to region’s SMEs

North West SMEs can learn more about how to capitalise on government and European funding, thanks to two special workshops run by Lancaster University Management School.

University holds inaugural workshop for Wave 2 Growth Hub programme 04/02/14

University holds inaugural workshop for Wave 2 Growth Hub programme

More than 60 delegates attended a kick-off workshop for the £32m Wave 2 Growth Hub programme (W2GH) in London.

FT: 'Encouraging entrepreneurs keeps companies forever young' 07/01/14

FT: 'Encouraging entrepreneurs keeps companies forever young'

In this FT article on how corporations can foster entrepreneurialism, Ian Gordon of IEED says that the failure of organisations to nurture innovation often stems from their fear of challenging corporate culture and unwillingness to tolerate mistakes. Building the appropriate networks also takes time.

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