LUMS in the news: recent media coverage

Taking time out for leadership 18/05/15

Taking time out for leadership

It is important for owner/managers to examine the way they lead, explains Dr Steve Kempster on WORKlab website.

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Manage work email, instead of it managing us 15/05/15

Manage work email, instead of it managing us

Professor Cary Cooper writes in The Guardian on how work emails are taking over our lives and what can be done about it. 

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Accrual accounting and tax: can it stabilise tax revenues? 15/05/15

Accrual accounting and tax: can it stabilise tax revenues?

Accounting and finance Professor Igor Goncharov and the Otto Beisheim School of Management's Professor Martin Jacob discuss how a change in the UK corporate tax system could have a positive effect on the wider economy in an article in Finance Monthly. 

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"Familiarity, not unpredictability" key for Premier League audiences 11/05/15

"Familiarity, not unpredictability" key for Premier League audiences

The Guardian's Sean Ingle discusses research conducted by LUMS economist Rob Simmons and Liverpool University's Babatunde Buraimo, which suggests that fans prefer big names over competitive matches. 

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How technology damages productivity 07/05/15

How technology damages productivity

Cary Cooper, professor of organisational psychology and health, talks about how technology, such as email, can have a negative impact on productivity and create more stress in an article in the Daily Mail. 

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Student entrepreneur sets up his own business 06/05/15

Student entrepreneur sets up his own business

Olly Heron, LUMS undergraduate and co-founder of Stride Innovations Ltd, talks about the help he and his friends have received in setting up their business in a blog.

View the full blog post on the Lancaster University website