Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

05/12/12

Responsible business award for Lancaster 'game changer'

Professor Judi Marshall, a pioneer in the field of business sustainability leadership, has been named as a ‘game changer’ by Business in the Community (BITC).

Business strategy textbook achieves one million sales 04/12/12

Business strategy textbook achieves one million sales

When Gerry Johnson (Lancaster University Management School) and Kevan Scholes (Sheffield Business School) wrote the first edition of Exploring Corporate Strategy in 1984 no one anticipated that it would quickly become the top-selling Business Strategy textbook in Europe.

LUMS researchers examine the potential for self-driving cars in the UK 04/12/12

LUMS researchers examine the potential for self-driving cars in the UK

Researchers from Lancaster University Management School have explored what it would take for driverless vehicles to become commonplace on UK roads.

A team of leaders 03/12/12

A team of leaders

The distributed leadership shown by Europe's winning Ryder Cup team offers lessons for successful leadership in business and higher education, says Sue Cox.

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LUMS wins 'Business School of the Year' award 30/11/12

LUMS wins 'Business School of the Year' award

Lancaster University Management School has won the Times Higher Education Business School of the Year award.

Board level leadership is vital in promoting good staff health 29/11/12

Board level leadership is vital in promoting good staff health

Mike West argues that when NHS boards monitor, support, and model good staff health and wellbeing, staff will be more likely to take care of their own health.

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28/11/12

'Great Lancaster Bake-Off' raises £540 for Children in Need

Staff from LUMS baked over 30 delicious cakes for the 'Great Lancaster Bake-Off', in support of the BBC's Children in Need campaign, on 22 November. The cakes were sold to staff and students and raised over £540 for the charity.

A radical, action-based approach to leadership 27/11/12

A radical, action-based approach to leadership

Judi Marshall provides ideas on how combining action research with systems thinking can be a route to more radical thinking.

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New report calls for business schools to 'flex muscle' in the economy 23/11/12

New report calls for business schools to 'flex muscle' in the economy

Mid-sized companies and business schools are compromising growth by not working closer together, according to an independent report published today. The Business Schools Task Force, which produced the report, was chaired by Professor Sue Cox, Dean of Lancaster University Management School.