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Let's talk about sex, oh no, I mean pay 24/07/17

Let's talk about sex, oh no, I mean pay

Visiting professor Sir Cary Cooper is quoted in this article on salaries on The Drum.

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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).

LUMS alumna aims to celebrate black enterprise 12/07/17

LUMS alumna aims to celebrate black enterprise

Ronke Lawal works to promote the achievements of people like herself who were born in the UK, but whose heritage lies abroad.

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.

New study reveals the hidden costs of large-scale commercial shipping in the Arctic 06/07/17

New study reveals the hidden costs of large-scale commercial shipping in the Arctic

New research from Lancaster University and economic research consultancy firm Ecorys reveals the impact of a rise in commercial shipping in Arctic waters.

Lancaster MBA ranked 5th for entrepreneurship 03/07/17

Lancaster MBA ranked 5th for entrepreneurship

The Lancaster MBA has been ranked 5th in the UK in the Financial Times Global MBA Rankings for Entrepreneurship  - and 7th in Europe.

UK needs 10,000 new people to keep position in world film production says Work Foundation report 30/06/17

UK needs 10,000 new people to keep position in world film production says Work Foundation report

Research from Lancaster University’s Work Foundation for the British Film Institute (BFI) says the UK film industry needs more diversity to prevent a skills shortage.