CPHR news

Is HR Failing To Capitalize On Big Data? 16/10/14

Is HR Failing To Capitalize On Big Data?

Professor Paul Sparrow's research into building capability inside the HR function is featured in an article in Forbes. 

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LUMS professor voted top HR thinker 29/09/14

LUMS professor voted top HR thinker

Professor Cary Cooper has been voted HR Magazine’s Most Influential UK Thinker 2014.

Branson unlimited holiday plan for Virgin blazes trail others should follow 25/09/14

Branson unlimited holiday plan for Virgin blazes trail others should follow

Cary Cooper argues that Virgin’s unlimited holiday offer to employees is something that other employers should copy.

Is freelancing a lonely business? 25/07/14

Is freelancing a lonely business?

Professor Cary Cooper is quoted in the Guardian’s Work Blog. “The downside of working from home is the lack of social interaction,” says Cooper.

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No room for workplace complacency despite 'green shoots' 18/07/14

No room for workplace complacency despite 'green shoots'

With UK sickness absence at an all-time low of 2.1%, Cary Cooper says it’s time for employers to tackle the culture of ‘presenteeism’.

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Professor Cary Cooper awarded knighthood in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 16/06/14

Professor Cary Cooper awarded knighthood in the Queen’s Birthday Honours

Cary Cooper, Distinguished Professor of Organisational Psychology and Health at LUMS, has been knighted for his services to social science.