Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

Rising to the top 05/06/13

Rising to the top

What problems are preventing women in mid to senior management make the final step up to the board asks Cary Cooper?

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Does cognitive bias kill creativity? 03/06/13

Does cognitive bias kill creativity?

Paul Ralph  gives a run-down on how cognitive biases act as a barrier to truly innovative website design.

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New interdisciplinary MSc mixes politics and management 28/05/13

New interdisciplinary MSc mixes politics and management

Politics and management combine in a unique new Masters degree, designed to create a new breed of politically astute managers able to read what is going on below the surface in international management, and manage the needs of different stakeholders.‌‌

Another victory! Lancaster MBA team wins pharma case competition 21/05/13

Another victory! Lancaster MBA team wins pharma case competition

A team of Lancaster MBA students has come out top in a tough new case competition focused on the healthcare sector and organised by Warwick Business School.

Smart thinking: Project Management students devise walking and cycling app 20/05/13

Smart thinking: Project Management students devise walking and cycling app

As part of their course, a group of MSc Project Management students have produced an innovative android phone app featuring cycling and walking routes around Lancaster.

The Independent: 'Nursery school leads to better exam results - but only for poorer pupils' 20/05/13

The Independent: 'Nursery school leads to better exam results - but only for poorer pupils'

A study by Professor Ian Walker, featured in The Independent, reveals disparities in how nursery education impacts upon children's subsequent GCSE performance, and raises questions as to whether subsidised nursery places should be means-tested.

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IEED wins ESRC award for impact on business 15/05/13

IEED wins ESRC award for impact on business

The Institute for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development (IEED) at LUMS has won a national award from the Economic and Social Research Council, in recognition of its outstanding impact on business.

Honorary fellowship for Peter Checkland 03/05/13

Honorary fellowship for Peter Checkland

Professor Peter Checkland has been awarded an honorary fellowship by Lancaster University in recognition of his distinguished service.

Lancaster ranked top for Marketing 03/05/13

Lancaster ranked top for Marketing

Lancaster University has been ranked the top UK university for marketing in the 2014 Complete University Guide, published 29 April.