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

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

LBS undergraduates the first UK students to visit new UCLan Cyprus campus

Lancashire Business School (LBS) first year Accounting and Finance undergraduates are the first students to visit recently opened UCLan campus in Cyprus on a five-day trip. Nineteen students and three lecturers from the Accounting and Finance Division chose Cyprus for their very first trip abroad. Taking first year students to visit Cyprus now is looking … Continue reading LBS undergraduates the first UK students to visit new UCLan Cyprus campus

Business Foundation students’ weekend at UCLan Tyn Dwr Outdoor Centre

As a ‘treat’ as much as a final ‘learning curve’, to complete preparation year of LBS BA (Hons) Business Foundation Entry studies, students travelled to Tyn Dwr Outdoor Centre in Wales, for three days of character building outdoor pursuits. They were joined by a selection of completing first year students and one third year who … Continue reading Business Foundation students’ weekend at UCLan Tyn Dwr Outdoor Centre

International Business students’ international reach

UCLan Lancashire Business School (LBS) International Business students across all years have visited China to get the Far East flavour to support their classroom knowledge. Funded by the University Travel Bursary, the trip to Guangzhou, China presented a group of International Business students with the opportunity to experience different culture, meet high profile employers and … Continue reading International Business students’ international reach