Most people throw a party when they turn 30; Vero used her birthday as the impetus to quit her job as European marketing manager at GlaxoSmithKline and start her own business, Aurelia Probiotic Skincare. Her luxury skincare products are stocked in Net-a-Porter's beauty section, Space.NK, Liberty and in boutiques across Europe, the US, and now Asia.
You have to spend to make it happen, but it brings both top and bottom line benefits down the line, says John Sills.
Much of the published literature is over-hyped, over-theorised or just plain wrong, says Professor Dennis Tourish.
Advice for getting ahead, from those who've been and done it.
Avast CEO Ondrej Vlcek says he drove colleagues away by focusing on technical issues at the expense of people.
The new multinationals changing the face of business - and the opportunities they create for the UK.
Look around corners, be stubborn, employ a shrink (preferably two), do something to make your parents proud... the titans of global business share their wisdom.