LUMS in the news: recent media coverage

Endeavour is the standout quality 05/02/15

Endeavour is the standout quality

In a letter published in the FT, LUMS Entrepreneur in Residence Philip Coatesworth says that the standout quality in entrepreneurs is 'endeavour', and that is not easily taught.

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Time to see the strategic human factor 05/02/15

Time to see the strategic human factor

Dr Anthony Hesketh's research for the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, "Managing the value of your talent: a new framework for human capital measurement", is featured in an article in the Financial Times.

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Try your worst 04/02/15

Try your worst

LUMS sports economist Rob Simmons is quoted in a story in the Economist about perverse incentives not to win in football.

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We need HR for a horizontal world 30/01/15

We need HR for a horizontal world

Writing in HR Magazine, Paul Sparrow says that if HR wants to build and retain a reputation as a vital function then it must embrace horizontal management strategies and build cross-functional skills.

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UK GAAP or IFRS: The £3.8 bn corporate tax losses research 30/01/15

UK GAAP or IFRS: The £3.8 bn corporate tax losses research

Getting UK corporate tax more into line with an accrual-based accounting system – such as the IFRS – would lead to less volatility: an economy with less unexpected declines, and quicker expected recoveries, argue Lancaster's Igor Goncharov and Martin Jacob from WHU on the Global Accountant website.

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Put people before sales and profits to get investors to sit up and take note 29/01/15

Put people before sales and profits to get investors to sit up and take note

Dr Anthony Hesketh is quoted in an article in the International Business Times about how organisations should value their talent.

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