Organisation, Work & Technology news

Sci-fi becomes reality with the rise of ‘smart drugs’ at work 03/02/15

Sci-fi becomes reality with the rise of ‘smart drugs’ at work

Writing in The Conversation, Karen Dale and Brian Bloomfield say that increased use of "smart drugs" risks creating a new norm in workplace culture.

Now drugs boost performance in the boardroom 12/01/15

Now drugs boost performance in the boardroom

The Sunday Times features research by Dr Karen Dale that finds that drugs designed to treat conditions such as narcolepsy and attention deficit disorder could be useful for executives seeking an extra edge at work.

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LUMS top for ‘research power’ in UK research ranking 18/12/14

LUMS top for ‘research power’ in UK research ranking

Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) is the most research-intensive business school in the UK, according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) published 18 December 2014.

Business and politics brought together in new degree 10/11/14

Business and politics brought together in new degree

An exciting undergraduate degree combines practical work experience with an in-depth focus on the connections between the worlds of business and international affairs.

'Smart drugs' in the workplace 30/10/14

'Smart drugs' in the workplace

Writing in HR Magazine, Dr Karen Dale calls for more debate about use and effect of 'smart drugs' at work.

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Deloitte prize for top undergraduate student 01/08/14

Deloitte prize for top undergraduate student

Final-year undergraduate Jonathan O’Reilly has been awarded a £100 prize by top consulting firm Deloitte.