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Industry Insights - the criticality of communications 02/11/12

Industry Insights - the criticality of communications

The current Lancaster Full-time MBA class, along with members of the Executive MBA, enjoyed their first Industry Insight talk, held on 15 October at Lancaster University Management School.

Bank of England's Broadbent on outlook for the UK economy 01/11/12

Bank of England's Broadbent on outlook for the UK economy

‌The UK construction industry, which has been the main drag on the economy this year, should improve soon, said Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) member Ben Broadbent at a speech at Lancaster University Management School this week.

Lancaster graduate start-up business marching to success 29/10/12

Lancaster graduate start-up business marching to success

A Lancaster based start-up business, founded by recent Lancaster University Management School graduate Paul Hodges, has been nominated for a Smarta 100 award. Smarta described it as ‘one of the most resourceful, original, exciting and disruptive small businesses in the UK’.

Professor Sue Cox interviewed in EFMD's Global Focus magazine 26/10/12

Professor Sue Cox interviewed in EFMD's Global Focus magazine

LUMS Dean, Professor Sue Cox, discusses her new role as EFMD's Vice President for Academic Affairs, in an interview in Global Focus magazine.

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Valuable lessons in strategy 25/10/12

Valuable lessons in strategy

An enthusiastic audience attended Lancaster’s Professor Sir Roland Smith CEO Lecture on the 23rd of October to hear Sir Martin Sorrell – one of the leading figures in the global advertising and marketing services industry. 

An evolutionary theory of fairness
24/10/12

An evolutionary theory of fairness

The annual Esmée Fairbairn lecture for 2012, organised by Lancaster's Economics department, was given by Professor Ken Binmore CBE. 

LUMS to take part in world-class Open Innovation Forum 22/10/12

LUMS to take part in world-class Open Innovation Forum

Representatives from Lancaster University Management School have been invited across the globe to contribute to a world-recognised Open Innovation Forum in California.

Forget the Prozac - don't accentuate the positive 19/10/12

Forget the Prozac - don't accentuate the positive

HR Magazine carries an opinion piece by Professor David Collinson on the dangers of excessively positive thinking among business leaders.

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Lancaster student wins MBA Student of the Year Award 18/10/12

Lancaster student wins MBA Student of the Year Award

Husameldin Elnasri from Lancaster University Management School has won the MBA Student of the Year award, announced by The Association of MBAs (AMBA) at their Gala Dinner in London.