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NCUB: 'Universities should help business work in China' 12/03/14

NCUB: 'Universities should help business work in China'

In a blog for the National Centre for Universities and Business, Mark Bacon describes Lancaster’s China Catalyst Programme, which aims to revitalise the UK’s position in global exports markets, create 240 jobs, help 400 domestic businesses and boost the economy by £40m.

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North West family businesses to be shown the path to growth 12/03/14

North West family businesses to be shown the path to growth

Family businesses in the North West are to be shown how they can grow and continue trading through successive generations.

The Lancaster BBA makes its mark 11/03/14

The Lancaster BBA makes its mark

The memories and comments of BBA graduates from Lancaster have been captured in a striking new work of art unveiled in the LUMS building on 4 March. 

Britain's economic future relies on seeking out the new 10/03/14

Britain's economic future relies on seeking out the new

Birgitte Andersen, Director of the Big Innovation Centre and an honorary professor at LUMS, argues the case for innovation as the key driver of economic growth and social progress.

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Mental Health and Work in the UK – a sobering view from the outside 07/03/14

Mental Health and Work in the UK – a sobering view from the outside

Stephen Bevan writes about the OECD’s new report looking at the way the UK supports people in the labour market who are living with mental illness.

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QS World University Rankings 06/03/14

QS World University Rankings

Lancaster University Management School has confirmed its place among the world’s elite institutions with Accounting and Finance ranked 46th in the world, and Statistics and Operations Research in the top 15%.

SecEd: The links between personality traits and risky behaviours 06/03/14

SecEd: The links between personality traits and risky behaviours

A new study has looked at the links between teenagers’ personality traits and risky behaviours like drink and drugs. Professor Ian Walker looks at the implications of what they discovered.

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Global Executive MBA to launch in Ghana 24/02/14

Global Executive MBA to launch in Ghana

The Lancaster Global Executive MBA will shortly be available in Ghana for ambitious professionals with the potential and desire to take their career to senior levels of management and leadership.

Programme to help put Cumbrian SMEs on the path to growth 24/02/14

Programme to help put Cumbrian SMEs on the path to growth

Growth-hungry Cumbrian businesses are to get a helping hand from a specially designed programme which launches next month.