LUMS in the news: recent media coverage

Lancaster prepares to deliver Degree Apprenticeships 17/03/17

Lancaster prepares to deliver Degree Apprenticeships

Lancaster University is committed to supporting the UK Government’s ambitions to address skills gaps to increase productivity and improve UK economic performance. Degree Apprenticeships are a key ingredient in reversing the widening productivity gap between the UK and leading advanced economies.

Cultural barriers to agile working 15/03/17

Cultural barriers to agile working

Professor James Faulconbridge comments on the barriers to mobile working in this article in Forbes. 

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How to reinvent yourself as a business school academic 13/03/17

How to reinvent yourself as a business school academic

LUMS Dean Angus Laing talks about hiring experienced executives to teach in this article in the Financial Times.

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UK budget 2017: experts respond 09/03/17

UK budget 2017: experts respond

Geraint Johnes, Professor of Economics and Research Director at the Work Foundation, talks about the issue of productivity and the Budget.

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Budget earmarks £500m for technical education 09/03/17

Budget earmarks £500m for technical education

The Work Foundation's Geraint Johnes comments on the government's new plans for T-Levels.

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The shopping experience is out of date 23/02/17

The shopping experience is out of date

James Cronin talks about how discount supermarkets' more basic approach may lead others to question the importance of "experiential retailing".

View the article on The Grocer