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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.

MSc in Logistics gets industry accreditation 24/03/15

MSc in Logistics gets industry accreditation

Lancaster’s MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management has received full accreditation from The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT). 

LUMS experts lead new drive to unlock airport capacity and tackle congestion 19/03/15

LUMS experts lead new drive to unlock airport capacity and tackle congestion

A major £2.8 million project led by researchers from LUMS is to find ways to address the UK's airport congestion – without relying solely on new airport building and expansion. 

What you need to know about the deficit ahead of the Budget 17/03/15

What you need to know about the deficit ahead of the Budget

As Chancellor George Osborne prepares to deliver his pre-election budget, Geraint Johnes says that the key issue remains the deficit.

Lancaster MBA graduate working to free the world of chemical weapons 16/03/15

Lancaster MBA graduate working to free the world of chemical weapons

Christoph Israng, who graduated from LUMS in 1995, discusses his work as a diplomat at the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.