Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

Too many smart northerners leave for London 06/10/15

Too many smart northerners leave for London

In the Independent, LUMS's Dr Vincent O'Sullivan and Dr Hakim Yadi, Chief Executive of the Northern Health Science Alliance, argue that any Northern Powerhouse must try to bring talented graduates back from the capital. 

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Why we should worry less about rising CEO pay 05/10/15

Why we should worry less about rising CEO pay

Swarnodeep Homroy argues that it is compensation for the risk of dismissal, rather than greed, which is behind rising CEO salaries.

Meet the new LUMS Dean, Professor Angus Laing 01/10/15

Meet the new LUMS Dean, Professor Angus Laing

Professor Angus Laing joins the Management School today as Dean. He has previously served as Dean of Loughborough University’s School of Business and Economics. Here, he offers a few thoughts. 

Professor Sue Cox steps down as Dean 29/09/15

Professor Sue Cox steps down as Dean

Today marks Professor Sue Cox's last day as LUMS Dean - a post she has held for 14 years.

LUMS top for gender balance 28/09/15

LUMS top for gender balance

Financial Times article reports that, of the UK Business Schools which feature consistently in its global MBA rankings, Lancaster University Management School has the best gender balance, with half the class of 2014 being female. 

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Lessons from VW: courage, climate change and the C-suite 25/09/15

Lessons from VW: courage, climate change and the C-suite

Professor Gail Whiteman, from the Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business, discusses the emissions scandal.

George Osborne supports business-boosting research and development initiative 24/09/15

George Osborne supports business-boosting research and development initiative

Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne has supported an innovative international business-engagement initiative created by Lancaster University.

Strategy consulting at Lancaster Management School 23/09/15

Strategy consulting at Lancaster Management School

MBA students Ashleigh Dueker and Anirban Gupta have written a blog for BusinessBecause website about their experiences studying strategy. 

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MBA student and CEO Mohamed A. Abdulsalam profiled in Forbes 22/09/15

MBA student and CEO Mohamed A. Abdulsalam profiled in Forbes

MENA Holding CEO Mohamed A. Abdulsalam, a student on the Executive MBA course, has featured on the front page of Forbes Middle East.

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