LUMS in the news: recent media coverage

Half of fathers would use shared parental leave survey finds 07/04/17

Half of fathers would use shared parental leave survey finds

Ben Kerrane discusses Shared Parental Leave in this article on London Loves Business.

View the article on the London Loves Business website
Shared Parental Leave - Video Casebook 05/04/17

Shared Parental Leave - Video Casebook

Ben Kerrane and Manchester University's Emma Banister's research on Shared Parental Leave has culminated in a series of videos of real-life couples telling their stories, as well as videos giving advice to parents and employers. 

Watch the videos on the Working Families website
Research on 'Prozac Leadership' cited in Select Committee 31/03/17

Research on 'Prozac Leadership' cited in Select Committee

David Collinson's research is referred to in a Home Affairs Select Committee meeting on policing.

Watch the video on Parliament Live (from 16:50)
Sophie Alkhaled named on Northern Power Women list 31/03/17

Sophie Alkhaled named on Northern Power Women list

Dr Sophie Alkhaled has been named on the Futures List 2017 at the Northern Power Women Awards, recognising women in the North of England who are the influencers and change makers of the future.

View the full list on the Northern Power Women website
Grow your own: The apprenticeships levy 28/03/17

Grow your own: The apprenticeships levy

Neil Ralph sets out what small businesses need to know about the Apprenticeships Levy. 

View the article on the Small Business Charter website
LUMS Professor Alfredo De Massis explores succession in family business 20/03/17

LUMS Professor Alfredo De Massis explores succession in family business

Succession has been as much a crisis for family businesses as it has been for monarchies throughout history. Given family enterprises like Beretta, Loacker, Marriott and Walmart make up around 90% of businesses around the world, succession really matters. The Small Business Charter features an interview with LUMS Professor Alfredo De Massis, exploring what’s involved in a smooth handover.

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