By Liv Snow – 3rd Year English Language, minoring in Advertising. Monday 28 through to Wednesday 30 June saw the Marketing Me Launch 2021 competition take place. We were lucky enough to still be able to run the competition during the ongoing craziness of the world right now, and even spent the morning of Monday […]Read More Marketing Me Launch – My Experience
In 2018 Marketing Week ran a pair of articles highlighting the need for marketing degrees to properly equip graduates to meet the expectations of CMOs and the workplace. Here at Lancaster, we work hard to make sure that our programmes balance that divide between theory and practice. Fortunately we are one of the North Western […]Read More Lancaster Marketing – nurturing practise alongside theory, with Two+Two
Dr Radka Newton, Programme Director, shares her experience of teaching Strategy on the MSc Management. I have always enjoyed teaching the Strategic Management module. Discussing strategic moves of various companies, scrutinising their decisions, successes and failures and learning to apply a plethora of analytical tools and models to improve my decision-making techniques. This time I […]Read More What is it like to teach Strategy on the MSc Management?
Our Full-time and Executive MBA graduates go on to forge successful careers in organisations of all sizes across the world. Congratulations to some of our latest “movers and shakers” on their recent achievements: Kan Adirek (MBA, 2020) is now Finance Manager at Green Yellow (Thailand) Ltd. Meike Beckford (EMBA, 2020) is now Head of Impact […]Read More MBA MOVERS AND SHAKERS MAY 2021
Aleksandra, 3rd Year MORSE student currently on a placement year. My first day in Lancaster was also my first day in the United Kingdom. I came to Lancaster University straight after finishing High school in Latvia where I have been studying for 12 years. It was a big challenge for me to come alone to […]Read More My experience at LUMS
Lancaster MBA 2017 alumnus, Raghuveer Ramkumar (Raghu) currently works as a Strategy Advisor and Senior Project Manager at Arup Group in the UK. He recently achieved Chartered Status as a Management Consultant (ChMC); the first person from Arup and among the first 0.5% of Management Consultants in the UK to have achieved this status. Raghu […]Read More Achieving Chartered Status: My Experience
Dear alumni and friends, We have been thinking about you, reaching out to you for help and support and reminding ourselves of the importance of the Lancaster connection. We have something special, would you agree? In my role of MSc Management programme director, I have always felt a great sense of responsibility for the programme’s […]Read More MSC MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME UPDATE APRIL 2021 BY DR RADKA NEWTON
A growing number of MSc Management alumni are building careers in the health sector, and with a change from traditional career paths. Before the pandemic, we saw our graduates making inroads into national health services: managing hospitals and medical centres using their operations management expertise. The pandemic has opened new paths for our graduates. The […]Read More HEALTH AND MANAGEMENT, OR MANAGEMENT OF HEALTH?
My name is Annabelle, and I am a final-year student studying BSc Hons Management, Politics and International Relations. As part of my degree, I completed a 15-month placement in the Corporate Social Responsibility team at The Walt Disney Company’s head office for Europe, Middle East and Africa, based in London. By my second year, I […]Read More A magical experience with the Walt Disney Company
Hi, I’m Tonina, a fourth-year Business Management student, completing my final year at LUMS after returning from a Marketing placement at Prestwich Pharmacy, a Manchester-based wellbeing centre. What is it like applying for placements? My placement application process started in early October and finished in late June. As you can imagine, trying to stay motivated […]Read More Placement opportunities can come from the most unexpected places