Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

Entrepreneurial alumni share their Start Up Stories 05/05/15

Entrepreneurial alumni share their Start Up Stories

LUMS alumni have been among those sharing their wealth of experience with current students as part of the University's Start Up Stories events. 

LUMS gains top ten rankings 01/05/15

LUMS gains top ten rankings

Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) has achieved top ten rankings in three subject areas in The Complete University Guide for 2016.

Lancaster rated highly in student experience survey 20/04/15

Lancaster rated highly in student experience survey

Lancaster University has been ranked 15th out of 113 institutions in a nationwide survey of students.

Re-thinking the marketing approach to body image could benefit the bottom line 20/04/15

Re-thinking the marketing approach to body image could benefit the bottom line

In an opinion piece for Marketing Magazine, Caroline Gatrell discusses body image in advertising and its possible effects on self-image.

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London focus for MBA Corporate Challenge 15/04/15

London focus for MBA Corporate Challenge

This summer Lancaster MBA students will be based in London for their six-week company-based Corporate Challenge.

China-UK Entrepreneurship Challenge now open 01/04/15

China-UK Entrepreneurship Challenge now open

The China-UK Entrepreneurship Challenge aims to encourage new business ventures between China and the UK. The competition – with £13,000 in cash prizes – is open to teams of students from universities in the UK and China.

Inside the mind of a bad manager 30/03/15

Inside the mind of a bad manager

Interviewed for People Management magazine, Professor Cary Cooper discusses why some people make bad managers.

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Professionalisation will get to the heart of the home care issue 30/03/15

Professionalisation will get to the heart of the home care issue

Lancaster’s new HELPcare project hopes to find the right model of continuing professional development and training for care workers across the EU, writes Carolyn Downs in Community Care.

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LUMS plays host to battle of top young business brains 24/03/15

LUMS plays host to battle of top young business brains

Some of the UK’s best young business brains visited LUMS this month to take part in a prestigious competition.