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The Conversation: 'Obamacare web fiasco won’t be the last big IT fail' 15/11/13

The Conversation: 'Obamacare web fiasco won’t be the last big IT fail'

In an opinion piece for The Conversation, Paul Ralph argues that the Obamacare web fiasco won’t be the last big IT fail.

Cumbria Business Growth Hub launches new business programme to boost ambitious Cumbrian SMEs 15/11/13

Cumbria Business Growth Hub launches new business programme to boost ambitious Cumbrian SMEs

A new business programme developed by experts at Lancaster University Management School will help 50 ambitious SMEs in Cumbria on the path to greater growth.

Why working fewer hours may make you perform better at your banking job 15/11/13

Why working fewer hours may make you perform better at your banking job

Work-life balance and well-being aren’t just ‘hygiene factors’, says Cary Cooper, reflecting on recent reports showing this to be as true in banking as elsewhere.

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GOLD programme pushes the boat out 11/11/13

GOLD programme pushes the boat out

It was all plain sailing when regional business owner-managers took to the water as part of Lancaster University Management School’s GOLD programme.

New report maps contours of fairness 05/11/13

New report maps contours of fairness

A report just published reveals that, among those working in organisational contexts, there are markedly different notions of what is deemed to be ‘fair’.

Head of Santander UK lectures at Lancaster University Management School 31/10/13

Head of Santander UK lectures at Lancaster University Management School

In a lecture at Lancaster University Management School on 31 October, Ana Botin, CEO of Santander UK, spoke to more than 100 guests, including students, staff and alumni, on the future of the UK economy.

Lancashire SMEs visit Silicon Valley on innovative LUMS business development programme 30/10/13

Lancashire SMEs visit Silicon Valley on innovative LUMS business development programme

A delegation of Lancashire small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) has visited Silicon Valley this month as part of an innovative new growth programme co-designed by Lancaster University Management School and Winning Pitch.

Mark Shackleton discusses energy prices on BBC Radio 5 live 29/10/13

Mark Shackleton discusses energy prices on BBC Radio 5 live

Professor Mark Shackleton was interviewed on BBC Radio 5 live, discussing the government's energy policy and 'green' taxes on 25 October.

IEED welcomes Witty Review recommendations 22/10/13

IEED welcomes Witty Review recommendations

The Witty Review of how universities should work with businesses to underpin economic growth has been welcomed by the Institute for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development (IEED) at LUMS.