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The Economist: 'MBA applications: No price too high?' 09/01/13

The Economist: 'MBA applications: No price too high?'

The Economist covers new research from Dr Caroline Elliott and Dr Kwok Tong Soo of Lancaster's Economics Department that finds that higher fees on MBA programmes reduce the number of applications.

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The Guardian: 'A day in the life of a hospice social worker' 09/01/13

The Guardian: 'A day in the life of a hospice social worker'

LUMS Hospice Leadership MA student, Jason Davidson, describes a typical day as a social worker in a story in The Guardian.

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BusinessBecause: 'Best MBA Trips of 2012!' 21/12/12

BusinessBecause: 'Best MBA Trips of 2012!'

The BusinessBecause website discusses international study options on MBA programmes, and highlights the Lancaster MBA, with its International Business in Context module in China and the Czech Republic.

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Daily Mirror: 'Graduates link up to launch mechanics network' 20/12/12

Daily Mirror: 'Graduates link up to launch mechanics network'

LUMS BA Management and Organisation graduate Andy Jervis is featured in a story in the Daily Mirror, talking about how he set up his new business, ClickMechanic.

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LUMS Speed Networking Event 2012 19/12/12

LUMS Speed Networking Event 2012

LUMS' Careers, Alumni and Employer Relations team held a highly successful speed networking event with final-year students and potential employers on 6 November.

The high growth potential of medium-sized businesses 18/12/12

The high growth potential of medium-sized businesses

Sue Cox describes the findings of the Business School Task Force and says that business schools have a real opportunity now to reach out to medium-sized businesses.

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Honorary degree for distinguished economist 18/12/12

Honorary degree for distinguished economist

Lancaster University awarded an honorary degree to one of the world’s most distinguished financial economists – Professor Stewart C Myers – at December's graduation ceremonies.

Business schools need to work more closely with medium-sized enterprises 17/12/12

Business schools need to work more closely with medium-sized enterprises

Sue Cox argues that business schools need to be more active in their engagement with medium-sized businesses, benefiting business as well as the wider economy.

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The Telegraph: 'Lancaster University among top 10 for UK's 'best value universities'' 10/12/12

The Telegraph: 'Lancaster University among top 10 for UK's 'best value universities''

The Telegraph ranks Lancaster University 5th in the UK for 'best value universities'.

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