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SecEd: The links between personality traits and risky behaviours 06/03/14

SecEd: The links between personality traits and risky behaviours

A new study has looked at the links between teenagers’ personality traits and risky behaviours like drink and drugs. Professor Ian Walker looks at the implications of what they discovered.

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Programme to help put Cumbrian SMEs on the path to growth 24/02/14

Programme to help put Cumbrian SMEs on the path to growth

Growth-hungry Cumbrian businesses are to get a helping hand from a specially designed programme which launches next month.

Guardian profiles LUMS Marketing graduate 19/02/14

Guardian profiles LUMS Marketing graduate

The Guardian has published an interview with LUMS Marketing graduate Matt Barlow, chief executive of Christians Against Poverty, about his charity's work in debt counselling and relief.

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North West businesses to hear how to expand into overseas markets 18/02/14

North West businesses to hear how to expand into overseas markets

A masterclass by Lancaster University Management School specialists will enable North West SMEs to take advantage of international growth opportunities.

Flexible working should be open to everyone 13/02/14

Flexible working should be open to everyone

Cary Cooper argues that flexible working provides employees with more control, transmits trust and allows for a better work-life balance.

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New editor role for LUMS academic 12/02/14

New editor role for LUMS academic

Dr Caroline Gatrell has been appointed Co-Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Management Reviews.

PhD graduate wins Outstanding Doctoral Research Award 10/02/14

PhD graduate wins Outstanding Doctoral Research Award

Juliana Bonomi Santos, a LUMS doctoral graduate and visiting researcher, has won a top research award.

Students learn from global head of Saatchi & Saatchi 06/02/14

Students learn from global head of Saatchi & Saatchi

The boss of one of the world’s most famous marketing companies returned to his home town this week to speak to students at LUMS.

Economia: 'Shopping around' 04/02/14

Economia: 'Shopping around'

Professor James Faulconbridge is quoted in a feature in Economia on the export of professional services.

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