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Industry Insights  - Leading the team, people management, experience and insights 15/12/12

Industry Insights - Leading the team, people management, experience and insights

James Ryan provided Lancaster MBA students with an Industry Insight talk on ‘Leading the team. People management, experience and insights’ on Wednesday, 14th November.

BusinessBecause: 'Top Business Schools For Entrepreneurs' 05/12/12

BusinessBecause: 'Top Business Schools For Entrepreneurs'

The BusinessBecause website lists Lancaster University Management School as one of its top three business schools for entrepreneurs - alongside Stanford in the USA and IE Business School in Spain.

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Business strategy textbook achieves one million sales 04/12/12

Business strategy textbook achieves one million sales

When Gerry Johnson (Lancaster University Management School) and Kevan Scholes (Sheffield Business School) wrote the first edition of Exploring Corporate Strategy in 1984 no one anticipated that it would quickly become the top-selling Business Strategy textbook in Europe.

The Guardian: 'Work experience is just the job in MBAs' 04/12/12

The Guardian: 'Work experience is just the job in MBAs'

Director of the Lancaster Full-time MBA, Chris Saunders, is quoted in a Guardian story about the importance of practical learning on MBA programmes. "You can't learn to swim by waving your arms around in a damp room. You can't create a sculpture without the chisel touching the stone. We can teach the theory but students only really learn from putting it into practice in the real world," he says.

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LUMS wins 'Business School of the Year' award 30/11/12

LUMS wins 'Business School of the Year' award

Lancaster University Management School has won the Times Higher Education Business School of the Year award.

MBA Universe: 'Top European B-schools ahead in globalization game' 05/11/12

MBA Universe: 'Top European B-schools ahead in globalization game'

MBA Universe discusses the internationalisation of business schools, suggesting that Indian schools lag far behind their European counterparts, like Lancaster: "Top European business schools have more than 90 per cent of their students coming from overseas. In Lancaster University Management School, UK, 98 per cent of the students come from other countries."

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