Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

Chair in Leadership Vacancy 16/01/17

Chair in Leadership Vacancy

The Department of Leadership and Management is seeking an influential and dynamic senior colleague to support the development of research, publications and teaching in leadership at Lancaster.

Study finds ‘negligible’ link between CEO pay and good company performance 12/01/17

Study finds ‘negligible’ link between CEO pay and good company performance

A major new study by Weijia Li and Steven Young has found that the link between CEO pay and corporate value creation in the UK remains ‘negligible at best’.

Why Istanbul is struggling to become an international financial centre 11/01/17

Why Istanbul is struggling to become an international financial centre

Does the Turkish government have ulterior motives in its attempt to make Istanbul a global financial centre?

LUMS Professor joins Innovation Caucus 10/01/17

LUMS Professor joins Innovation Caucus

A LUMS Professor of Entrepreneurship has been invited to join a new initiative.

Challenges facing HR Directors of UK firms in 2017 03/01/17

Challenges facing HR Directors of UK firms in 2017

Emeritus Professor Paul Sparrow is quoted in this article on the impact of Brexit on HR.

View the article on the Forbes website
Bosses 'do not deserve bumper pay packets', study finds 03/01/17

Bosses 'do not deserve bumper pay packets', study finds

The link between what bosses are paid and a company's financial performance is "negligible", according to new research conducted by LUMS academics. 

View the article on the BBC website
David Hofmeyr receives Kingsman Prize 20/12/16

David Hofmeyr receives Kingsman Prize

The winner of this year’s Kingsman Prize has been named as David Hofmeyr.

Ian Gordon interviewed on BBC Radio Lancashire 20/12/16

Ian Gordon interviewed on BBC Radio Lancashire

Ian Gordon, Director of Executive Education at Lancaster University Management School, was interviewed on BBC Radio Lancashire on 19th December, discussing transforming productivity to boost business growth.

Listen on BBC Radio Lancashire (1 hr 53 minutes in)
Students and staff honoured by fellow students 16/12/16

Students and staff honoured by fellow students

Dr Ioannis Thanos and Alison Currie are the winners of this year’s LUMS Staff Member of the Year awards.