Latest news from Lancaster University Management School
Business experts to explain how SMEs can benefit from social media
North West SMEs can hear how they can grow their business and customer base by engaging in social media, at a LUMS workshop on 4 June.
The Independent: ‘Falling for the PM: a hand-holder’s guide to voting’
Professor Cary Cooper is quoted in Jane Merrick’s column in the Independent on compassionate Conservatives, and the small details that can create a tipping-point in any election.View on the Independent site
Lancaster University celebrates a ‘banner’ year for entries to the China UK Entrepreneurship Challenge
2014 has seen a great response to China UK Entrepreneurship Challenge, attracting competitive entries from University teams in the UK and in China.
LUMS graduate joins Marketing Academy ‘emerging leaders’ programme
MSc Advanced Marketing Management graduate Joly Zhou has been selected as one of 30 emerging leaders to participate in The Marketing Academy’s 2014 Scholarship programme. Joly currently works in London as Global Retail Marketing Manager for Nokia.View on the Marketing Academy site
Lancaster MBA capitalises on London connection
LUMS is bringing its expertise in business education to London, delivering some of its Full-time MBA modules at the Work Foundation. The MBA's split location will increase the networking opportunities for students looking to secure jobs in the South East after graduation.
Real Business: ’10 tips for small business leaders’
‘The last thing a business needs is for the boss to be the hero’, says Ian Gordon in an opinion piece on the Real Business website.View on the Real Business website
New Masters puts students’ skills to the test in China
A ground-breaking new Masters programme from Lancaster University gives students the opportunity to work on high-impact business projects that develop collaboration between UK and Chinese SMEs.
Mountaineering legend wows business leaders with Everest leadership story
Britain's most famous mountaineer this week wowed an audience of business leaders with a master-class about the organisation of a successful expedition to summit the world's highest mountain.
The Times: ‘Treat staff how you wish them to treat customers’
Dr Anthony Hesketh is quoted in a feature in The Times about how organisations treat their staff.