Kate Bassett

Features editor

Kate has been a business journalist for the past 14 years, editing Real Business magazine and writing for The Times, The Guardian and The Financial Times. At MT, you'll find her interviewing business big shots and entrepreneurs, commissioning columnists and running MT's Inspiring Women event.

Dame Helena Morrissey: Why it's a good time to be a girl

Dame Helena Morrissey: Why it's a good time to be a girl

The City high-flyer, mother of nine and founder of the 30% Club on 'unashamedly feminine leadership' and breaking the mould.

35 Women Under 35: Open for nominations

35 Women Under 35: Open for nominations

We've kicked off the search for this year's 35 Women Under 35, profiling the country's most talented young businesswomen. Apply here.

Where are all the women in parliament?

Where are all the women in parliament?

It's 100 years since women gained the right to vote in Britain. And yet they are still massively underrepresented in parliaments around the world.

The UK's most inspiring women in tech

The UK's most inspiring women in tech

From software developers to security engineers, these are the women powering up the ranks of the UK tech sector.

8 ways to get people to do what you want

8 ways to get people to do what you want

How to persuade and influence your colleagues without them even noticing.

Prue Leith: 'Tokenism doesn't bother me'

Prue Leith: 'Tokenism doesn't bother me'

The Great British Bake Off star on being the first woman to run a 'serious restaurant', ageism and that unfortunate tweet.

9 secrets to being happy at work

9 secrets to being happy at work

Tips from Britain's top psychologists, authors and coaches on how to battle the blues and have a happy new year.

How to survive your first year as a start up

How to survive your first year as a start up

VIDEO: In the UK, 20% of businesses collapse within the first year. Five entrepreneurs reveal how to survive those first stormy 12 months.

Eric Ries set to launch new Long-Term Stock Exchange

Eric Ries set to launch new Long-Term Stock Exchange

Our current stock markets encourage short-term thinking and stymie growth. So Eric Ries, author of The Lean Startup and The Startup Way, is building a new one.

ClickMechanic co-founder: 'Hustle hard, get out there, experiment'

ClickMechanic co-founder: 'Hustle hard, get out there, experiment'

VIDEO: Andrew Jervis (pictured right) co-founded ClickMechanic in 2012 and has built it into the 'Uber for car repairs'. Hear his tips on how to turbo-charge your business.