Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

The Guardian: 'Work's not working. Unlimited leave could be the solution' 15/07/13

The Guardian: 'Work's not working. Unlimited leave could be the solution'

Professor Cary Cooper is quoted in a Guardian opinion piece by Stefan Stern on the importance of a proper break from work. "We are seeing fewer people taking up flexible working or using their full holiday entitlement," says Cooper.

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Forbes Media Innovator of the Year praises Lancaster University Management School 11/07/13

Forbes Media Innovator of the Year praises Lancaster University Management School

The co-founder of the multi-million pound global digital creative agency AKQA has congratulated Lancaster University Management School on becoming 'the best'.

LUMS Global Career Development Programme - Focus Africa 10/07/13

LUMS Global Career Development Programme - Focus Africa

Over 50 students from both Lancaster University and the University of Central Lancashire attended Lancaster University Management School's first Focus Africa careers event on June 15.

BBC: 'Are entrepreneurs born or can they be taught?' 09/07/13

BBC: 'Are entrepreneurs born or can they be taught?'

In a BBC article on what makes great entrepreneurs, Professor Cary Cooper says that it's a person's early life experience which determines whether they could go on to become an entrepreneur.

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New project to break down barriers to enterprise 08/07/13

New project to break down barriers to enterprise

Research with disadvantaged communities in Greece, Poland, Romania and the UK aims to develop tools and training materials to help other disadvantaged people across Europe to become more enterprising.

What can local government learn from Murray's victory? 08/07/13

What can local government learn from Murray's victory?

In an opinion piece in The Guardian, Professor Cary Cooper argues that Andy Murray's resilient performance at Wimbledon provides lessons for local government managers.

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Everywoman.com: 'Prozac Leadership' 05/07/13

Everywoman.com: 'Prozac Leadership'

Everywoman.com carries a feature on Professor David Collinson's work on 'Prozac Leadership', and how excessive positivity can lead to a culture of excessive risk taking.

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The Independent: 'From armed rebels to government officials: First Sudanese MBA student receives AMBA's top honour' 04/07/13

The Independent: 'From armed rebels to government officials: First Sudanese MBA student receives AMBA's top honour'

In a feature in The Independent, MBA student of the year Husameldin Elnasri speaks about his experiences at Lancaster University Management School and the hopes he has for his homeland Sudan.

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LUMS takes careers advice to students in Greece 28/06/13

LUMS takes careers advice to students in Greece

Prospective Greek students to Lancaster University were able to start planning for their future careers whilst still in Athens when they took part in a Careers Seminar hosted by Louise Briggs, LUMS’ Head of Careers, Alumni and Employer Relations.