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Lancaster graduate wins Rising Star Award at the UK's largest graduate recruitment awards 14/04/14

Lancaster graduate wins Rising Star Award at the UK's largest graduate recruitment awards

Lancaster graduate Kyle McQueen received the prestigious Rising Star Award from host Jonathan Ross at the recent TARGETjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards.

The changing contours of fairness 10/04/14

The changing contours of fairness

How can organisations ensure they are fair? This was the topic discussed at an event today at The Work Foundation in London. Joining Professor Paul Sparrow of LUMS in the discussion were Esther McVey, Minister for Employment and Stephen Moir, Director of People, NHS England.

The HR Director: ‘On a road to nothing, anywhere’ 10/04/14

The HR Director: ‘On a road to nothing, anywhere’

In a guest blog post for The HR Director, Dr Anthony Hesketh argues that for companies to compete on service, they require the right people, with the right skills in the right place at the right time.

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Developing student employability – focus on Industrial Placements 10/04/14

Developing student employability – focus on Industrial Placements

The impact on students’ career objectives of taking a year- long industrial placement as part of their degree was underlined during the 2014 Alison Tasker Award held on 27 March in LUMS. 

Lancaster academic wins best paper award 10/04/14

Lancaster academic wins best paper award

A paper by Professor Mike West of the Centre for Performance-Led HR has been named 'Outstanding Paper of 2013' by the editorial team of the Journal of Health Organization and Management. 

Young high-flyers excel in national student business contest 09/04/14

Young high-flyers excel in national student business contest

Some of the country’s top young talent have competed in the UK’s leading student business competition at Lancaster University Management School.

Lancaster expert to advise on leaders of the future 08/04/14

Lancaster expert to advise on leaders of the future

What qualities do our future leaders need to steer organisations to success? What backgrounds will they come from? How will the UK identify and grow them?

Celebrating partnerships with SMEs 02/04/14

Celebrating partnerships with SMEs

The Prime Minister’s adviser on enterprise, Lord Young, visited Lancaster University Management School on 27 March to join over 100 guests from industry and academia to celebrate 15 years of LUMS’s work with thousands of small businesses.

LUMS celebrates the 1000th student visit to the Academic Writing Zone 02/04/14

LUMS celebrates the 1000th student visit to the Academic Writing Zone

In March 2014 the LUMS Effective Learning Team marked the 1000th student visit to the Academic Writing Zone since its inception.