Organisation, Work & Technology news

Students head to Mexico for WBCSD meeting 13/10/17

Students head to Mexico for WBCSD meeting

A team of ten LUMS students are all set to attend the World Business Council for Sustainable Development’s (WBCSD) annual meeting in Mexico City next week. 

Pentland Centre joins Manufacture 2030 partnership to boost sustainability in manufacturing 05/10/17

Pentland Centre joins Manufacture 2030 partnership to boost sustainability in manufacturing

Lancaster’s Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business and 2degrees are excited to announce their new partnership. 

The significance of relationships and rituals at work 26/09/17

The significance of relationships and rituals at work

The meaning employees attach to established routines and rituals can be sorely underappreciated, says Pete Thomas in HR Magazine.

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Professions Fest draws visitors from across the country 21/09/17

Professions Fest draws visitors from across the country

Academics from across the UK gathered this week for Professions Fest 2017, organised by the Department of Organisation, Work and Technology (OWT).

New study reveals the hidden costs of large-scale commercial shipping in the Arctic 06/07/17

New study reveals the hidden costs of large-scale commercial shipping in the Arctic

New research from Lancaster University and economic research consultancy firm Ecorys reveals the impact of a rise in commercial shipping in Arctic waters.

Three years to safeguard the climate 29/06/17

Three years to safeguard the climate

Lancaster’s Professor Gail Whiteman joins a coalition of scientists and world leaders to issue a six-point plan ahead of next month’s G20 summit.