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Supporting manufacturing businesses through the Growth Hub Network
22/10/14

Supporting manufacturing businesses through the Growth Hub Network

50 delegates from the Wave 2 Growth Hubs programme attended a Lancaster University-led workshop at Coventry Chambers of Commerce recently.

Success story of a local IT networking company run by three Lancaster graduates 20/10/14

Success story of a local IT networking company run by three Lancaster graduates

Paul Astle from The Networking People (TNP) told us about how a friendship formed while studying at Lancaster University led three graduates to enter into business together, seizing the opportunity presented by a gap in the market. 

Saatchi chief Kevin Roberts: We live in the age of the idea, not the age of the ad 16/10/14

Saatchi chief Kevin Roberts: We live in the age of the idea, not the age of the ad

Kevin Roberts, Worlwide CEO of advertising giant Saatchi & Saatchi, is featured in the Financial Times, talking about his involvement with Lancaster University Management School.

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Is HR failing to capitalize on big data? 16/10/14

Is HR failing to capitalize on big data?

Professor Paul Sparrow's research into building capability inside the HR function is featured in an article in Forbes. 

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MSc Advanced Marketing Management celebrates 10-year Microsoft collaboration 15/10/14

MSc Advanced Marketing Management celebrates 10-year Microsoft collaboration

Since it launched 10 years ago, Lancaster’s MSc in Advanced Marketing Management has forged a close and mutually beneficial partnership with Microsoft, and especially with senior executive Dr Andrew Hawkins.

Success for MSc E-Business & Innovation team in Google Online Marketing Challenge 2014 14/10/14

Success for MSc E-Business & Innovation team in Google Online Marketing Challenge 2014

A team of students from the MSc E-Business & Innovation have been ranked as AdWords Business Semi-Finalists in the Google Online Marketing Challenge, achieving second in the UK out of 57 teams.

Lancaster MBA climbs the Economist Which MBA rankings 13/10/14

Lancaster MBA climbs the Economist Which MBA rankings

The Lancaster MBA has climbed 13 places in the 2014 'Which MBA' rankings compiled by the Economist magazine.

London congestion charge drives fall in traffic accidents 13/10/14

London congestion charge drives fall in traffic accidents

The Financial Times features new research by LUMS economist Professor Colin Green that demonstrates how London's congestion charge has led to a fall in road traffic accidents.

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New MBA class faces its first challenge
10/10/14

New MBA class faces its first challenge

The new Full-time and Executive MBA classes faced their first challenge mid-way through their induction week. Following two days of introductions to Lancaster, leadership, learning and reflection, the class moved from the comfort of the lecture theatre to an outdoor activity centre in the beautiful Lake District.