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LUMS hosts LEAD Programme ninth anniversary reunion 18/09/13

LUMS hosts LEAD Programme ninth anniversary reunion

Lancaster University Management School's LEAD programme, which derived from the University's ground-breaking work on management development and entrepreneurial learning, has become an extraordinary practical success.

The NHS is a national treasure. We must continue to guard it 11/09/13

The NHS is a national treasure. We must continue to guard it

Fears that the NHS is disintegrating are far from reality, argues Mike West. He discusses the key lessons to be drawn from the nationwide study he led into culture and behaviours across the service.

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Nationwide study brings NHS 'dark spots' to light 10/09/13

Nationwide study brings NHS 'dark spots' to light

The quality of care in the English NHS is too often compromised by a lack of clearly defined goals, over-regulation, and highly variable staff support, according to the largest ever study of NHS culture and behaviours.

LUMS students come through CFA exams with flying colours 09/09/13

LUMS students come through CFA exams with flying colours

Students on Finance-related Masters programmes at LUMS have performed exceptionally well in this June's CFA exams, with record numbers achieving the CFA level 1 qualification.

The Independent: 'I want your job: Head of marketing' 02/09/13

The Independent: 'I want your job: Head of marketing'

Stuart White, group product manager for L'Oreal Paris Haircare UK, talks to The Independent about his current role and his route to it - and how his love of marketing was kindled on the BBA Management, with its industrial placement. He graduated from the BBA in 2006.

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MBA graduate delivers inspirational leadership lecture 28/08/13

MBA graduate delivers inspirational leadership lecture

Bringing his experience of leadership in an international humanitarian aid organisation to the lecture theatre, MBA alumnus Randall Zindler illustrated key strategic management issues, and linked them back to his MBA studies at Lancaster University.

Funding score for enterprising alumnus 27/08/13

Funding score for enterprising alumnus

LUMS Executive MBA alumnus, Tom Jones, has been awarded funding from the UnLtd Fund for his enterprise Kids TRI Sports.

Five top tips on preparing for the autumn rush 21/08/13

Five top tips on preparing for the autumn rush

In the run-up to some of the busiest months of the year, from September to December, what steps can organisations take to adopt better ways of working? Professor Cary Cooper offers tips in this Guardian column.

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Lancaster University offers 'comfort blanket' for SME owner-managers 20/08/13

Lancaster University offers 'comfort blanket' for SME owner-managers

The Lancashire Forum, a new programme developed by Lancaster University Management School, has been designed to tackle the isolation felt by many owner-managers running small and medium-sized businesses and aims to help drive business growth.