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About the Author

Cary Cooper

Professor Sir Cary Cooper is the President of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and Distinguished Professor of Organizational Psychology and Health at Lancaster University and the University of Manchester. In 2015 and 2016, he was voted the most influential HR thinker by HR magazine.

He is President of the British Academy of Management, is a Companion of the Chartered Management Institute and one of the first UK based Fellows of the (American) Academy of Management. He is also the President of the Institute of Welfare and Chair of the UK's Academy of Social Sciences.

He is a leading commentator on workplace issues and wellbeing, having authored and edited numerous books and articles on the subject, as well as being a frequent contributor to national newspapers, TV and radio.

He was made a Commander of the British Empire (CBE) by the Queen in 2001 for his contribution to occupational health, and awarded a Knighthood by the Queen in 2014 for his contribution to the social sciences.

Books by Author

Wellbeing at Work

Wellbeing at Work

Ian Hesketh, Cary Cooper

From £19.99

Improve employee engagement and retention, reduce staff absence and avoid presenteeism by implementing an effective wellbeing strategy.

Published: April 2019, Paperback,
EAN: 9780749480684

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Myths of Management

Myths of Management

Stefan Stern, Cary Cooper

From £12.49

Uncover the myths that dominate popular conceptions of management, and become a better manager with this compelling, well-researched and practical guide.

Published: October 2017, Paperback,
EAN: 9780749480233

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The Outstanding Middle Manager

Forge ahead into a successful, dynamic and fulfilling middle management career with this re-evaluation of what it means in the modern workplace.

Published: September 2016, Paperback,
EAN: 9780749474669

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How to Deal with Stress

How to Deal with Stress, 3rd edition, takes a psychological approach to stress, enabling you to build your own plan, gain control and improve your well-being.

Published: March 2013, Paperback,
EAN: 9780749467067

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Ivan Robertson, Cary Cooper


This Mini Toolkit provides a one-stop, comprehensive set of resources for managing workplace stress effectively.

Published: April 2008, Loose-leaf,
EAN: 9781843982081

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