Fab blog post by one of our Marketing students, Katie 👌

University is not easy by any stretch of your imagination. It requires hard work, dedication and lots of motivation. I chose university because I want to get an education, learn the right skills and gain experience enabling me to enter the marketing industry – it is more than an education for me, it is a […] … Continue reading Fab blog post by one of our Marketing students, Katie 👌

LaunchPadders discover Hong Kong’s popular sights

Lancashire Business School students on a business tour to Hong Kong spend their spare time exploring the city’s most favourite places and spaces. Apart from a busy and meeting-filled schedule, students on LaunchPad programme managed to visit a few tourist attraction spots in Hong Kong Island and outside of it. The group’s adventure started at Lantau Island, perched high … Continue reading LaunchPadders discover Hong Kong’s popular sights

Hong Kong news company opens its doors for LBS students

An exclusive visit to Bloomberg’s Hong Kong office made a great stir among LaunchPad students and led them to further employability enhancing opportunities and even job interviews.The visit, organised with the help of Peter Ashfield who is one of LaunchPad programme leads, gave an overview of how the news company is operating and recruiting graduates. … Continue reading Hong Kong news company opens its doors for LBS students

LaunchPadders receive success building blocks from Hong Kong’s recruitment experts

Lancashire Business School (LBS) students on a prestigious leadership development LaunchPad programme, after a couple of seven-hour flights to Hong Kong and a good night’s sleep, met up with employability gurus to chat about interview techniques.Inspiring recruitment professionals from a range of fields shared employability boosting tricks of the trade and motivated a group of … Continue reading LaunchPadders receive success building blocks from Hong Kong’s recruitment experts

Marketing placement with GGM Group

Marketing Intern. GGM Groundscare is a specialist supplier of tractors, high quality professional land-based equipment and aftersales support dedicated to meeting the long-term requirements of its customers. GGM is a trusted supplier of key industry brands - including Kubota, Ransomes Jacobsen, Husqvarna and Kawasaki - and has a proven record of delivering a quality service … Continue reading Marketing placement with GGM Group

UCLan students’ hard work recognised by OTS

Four accountancy undergraduates from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) have received prizes from the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) for their high quality work produced as part of a project undertaken in November last year. A project run by Taxation Theory and Practice module involved third year accountancy students working individually or in groups … Continue reading UCLan students’ hard work recognised by OTS

UCLan student part of world championship team

University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) economics student Matthew Birt, with other UK undergraduates, has bagged two Best Human Practices Advance awards at the prestigious iGEM competition – one in Europe and one in the world championship in the US. Students presented the project based around creating a synthetic palm oil by modifying a harmless strain … Continue reading UCLan student part of world championship team