Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

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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Will the global accounting experiment succeed? 09/11/12

Will the global accounting experiment succeed?

Sir David Tweedie, President of ICAS, answered this question for an enthusiastic audience of over a hundred alumni and staff at the Lancaster University Management School CFO Lecture on Monday 5 November. The event was generously hosted for the third time by Ernst & Young at their London head office.

Dr Jill Johnes speaks at Beijing Forum 2012 08/11/12

Dr Jill Johnes speaks at Beijing Forum 2012

Dr Jill Johnes, of Lancaster's Economics department, was an invited speaker at the International Forum on Economics of Education, part of the Beijing Forum 2012.