Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

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.

IEED features in Ingenious Britain supplement 21/11/12

IEED features in Ingenious Britain supplement

Lancaster University Management School has recently featured in the 'Ingenious Britain' supplement, which was included with the Sunday Telegraph.

LUMS graduate wins Alumni Entrepreneur of the Year award 21/11/12

LUMS graduate wins Alumni Entrepreneur of the Year award

The Grand Old Duke of Pork, a start-up business founded by recent Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) graduate Paul Hodges, has been awarded the title of Alumni Entrepreneur of the Year at the University Student Enterprise Awards.

Adapting for the future - growth and inequality in economics 20/11/12

Adapting for the future - growth and inequality in economics

On the afternoon of 7 November an open discussion was held in Lancaster University Management School with the title of ‘Economics – Adapting for the Future – an afternoon of dialogue on the themes of Growth and Inequality in Economics’. 

Santander Universities scholarships 19/11/12

Santander Universities scholarships

Several students from Lancaster University Management School have benefited from the first tranche of scholarships, worth around £45,000, provided by Santander through its Santander Universities Global Division.

New maternity and paternity leave legislation could change the way we think about work 19/11/12

New maternity and paternity leave legislation could change the way we think about work

Caroline Gatrell discusses the likely impact of the government's new maternity and paternity legislation.

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