CPHR news

Do we need HR? How the function has developed 18/11/14

Do we need HR? How the function has developed

In an opinion piece in HR Magazine, Paul Sparrow describes some of the themes of the latest book to come out of Lancaster's Centre for Performance-Led HR.

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Knighthood for LUMS professor 12/11/14

Knighthood for LUMS professor

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

Cash cows, problem children and dogs; how not to manage talent 07/11/14

Cash cows, problem children and dogs; how not to manage talent

Professor Paul Sparrow describes how organisations should manage talent in an article in Marketing Magazine.

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There are two sides to flexibility 30/10/14

There are two sides to flexibility

In his column in HR Magazine Cary Cooper says that new underemployment figures hint at the polarising effects of flexibility without balance.

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HR must stay focused on NHS wellbeing 23/10/14

HR must stay focused on NHS wellbeing

In an opinion piece in HR magazine, Professor Cary Cooper says that for most NHS staff the desire to help people and their own control over that role that is the real driver of wellbeing.

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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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