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Top Business leaders call on the UK to tackle productivity gap at the launch of ‘Be the Business’ 11/07/17

Top Business leaders call on the UK to tackle productivity gap at the launch of ‘Be the Business’

A group of business leaders has called for businesses to engage with solving the UK’s poor productivity at the launch of ‘Be the Business’, citing the Productivity through People programme as an example.

New study reveals the hidden costs of large-scale commercial shipping in the Arctic 06/07/17

New study reveals the hidden costs of large-scale commercial shipping in the Arctic

New research from Lancaster University and economic research consultancy firm Ecorys reveals the impact of a rise in commercial shipping in Arctic waters.

Lancaster MBA ranked 5th for entrepreneurship 03/07/17

Lancaster MBA ranked 5th for entrepreneurship

The Lancaster MBA has been ranked 5th in the UK in the Financial Times Global MBA Rankings for Entrepreneurship  - and 7th in Europe.

UK needs 10,000 new people to keep position in world film production says Work Foundation report 30/06/17

UK needs 10,000 new people to keep position in world film production says Work Foundation report

Research from Lancaster University’s Work Foundation for the British Film Institute (BFI) says the UK film industry needs more diversity to prevent a skills shortage.

Accounting and Finance students compete in business simulation games 29/06/17

Accounting and Finance students compete in business simulation games

Accounting and Finance undergraduates have been putting their business skills into practice in a series of business simulation games aimed at developing employability skills.

Calling all ‘Time Ninjas’: let’s put a stop to ludicrous job titles 29/06/17

Calling all ‘Time Ninjas’: let’s put a stop to ludicrous job titles

Silly labels for well-paid roles just add another layer of elitism, argues Cary Cooper.

Three years to safeguard the climate 29/06/17

Three years to safeguard the climate

Lancaster’s Professor Gail Whiteman joins a coalition of scientists and world leaders to issue a six-point plan ahead of next month’s G20 summit.

Lancaster awarded the Gold standard for teaching 22/06/17

Lancaster awarded the Gold standard for teaching

Lancaster University has been given the TEF Gold award for outstanding teaching, an outstanding learning environment and delivering excellent employment outcomes for its students. This is the highest possible rating a university can achieve.

Emre Tarim receives Best Paper Award 15/06/17

Emre Tarim receives Best Paper Award

Emre Tarim, from the Department of Marketing, has been awarded the Best Qualitative Paper Award at the 2017 Behavioural Finance Working Group Conference.