Comment & analysis

LUMS researchers provide opinion and expert analysis of today's key issues.
Give parents at work a passport to help them work flexibly 10/01/13

Give parents at work a passport to help them work flexibly

Cary Cooper draws on LUMS research with working fathers to argue that flexible working should not be confined to mothers, nor should we rely on discretionary policies.

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The high growth potential of medium-sized businesses 18/12/12

The high growth potential of medium-sized businesses

Sue Cox describes the findings of the Business School Task Force and says that business schools have a real opportunity now to reach out to medium-sized businesses.

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Business schools need to work more closely with medium-sized enterprises 17/12/12

Business schools need to work more closely with medium-sized enterprises

Sue Cox argues that business schools need to be more active in their engagement with medium-sized businesses, benefiting business as well as the wider economy.

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A team of leaders 03/12/12

A team of leaders

The distributed leadership shown by Europe's winning Ryder Cup team offers lessons for successful leadership in business and higher education, says Sue Cox.

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Board level leadership is vital in promoting good staff health 29/11/12

Board level leadership is vital in promoting good staff health

Mike West argues that when NHS boards monitor, support, and model good staff health and wellbeing, staff will be more likely to take care of their own health.

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A radical, action-based approach to leadership 27/11/12

A radical, action-based approach to leadership

Judi Marshall provides ideas on how combining action research with systems thinking can be a route to more radical thinking.

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