Latest news from Lancaster University Management School
Lancaster named University of the Year
Lancaster University has been named University of the Year by The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018.
Collaboration key to MBA alumnus success in Afghanistan
Recently appointed Head of the UK Task Force Hurricane Irma (and Maria), Chris Austin CBE (MBA, 1993) is based in Barbados overseeing the UK efforts in British Virgin Islands, Turks and Caicos, and Anguilla regions. Here, he reflects on his recent deployment to Afghanistan.
SMEs offered sneak-peek at BAE Systems’ latest technology in productivity drive
North West manufacturing and engineering businesses have a unique opportunity to look inside BAE Systems’ state-of-the-art training centre later this month, to see how the latest technology and engineering could benefit their own organisations’ productivity.
Siemens UK CEO to help boost productivity of region’s SMEs
The Chief Executive of one of the UK’s leading engineering companies is due to meet with business leaders from across the region this month in a bid to boost productivity levels across the manufacturing and engineering sectors.
Geraint Johnes comments on the rise of the "gig economy"
Professor Geraint Johnes is quoted in the Guardian live business feed, explaining his observations on the rise of the "gig economy".Visit The Guardian
Spotlight on... Brian Gregory
Brian Gregory, Managing Director of Safety Management (UK) and an Entrepreneur in Residence at Lancaster University Management School will be delivering content on the topic of Open Innovation as part of the new Innovation Development Programme.
Software solutions company creates new jobs with support of Lancashire Forum
The founder of Logma Systems Design Ltd discusses how participating in the Lancashire Forum programme has helped her company.
Inside the project to fix Britain’s low-performing businesses
Professor Nigel Lockett highlights how low-performing businesses are transforming their practices through our Productivity Through People programme.View the article on the Financial Times website
LUMS launches new Innovation Development Programme
LUMS launches new 6 month management programme to help directors and managers of 60 Cumbrian SMEs to explore new markets and identify opportunities for product and service development.