Entries were judged on contribution to management thinking, originality and clarity of language by a panel of business journalists, management thinkers and doers. Here are extracts from the winning entries in three of the competition's categories (no award was made in the Young Writer section).
WINNER BEST MANAGEMENT INTERVIEW/PROFILE
'DOME DISASTER CASTS A LONG SHADOW OVER PLANS FOR OLYMPICS'
By Alison Thomas The Public Servant, 29 July 2005
Organisers of London's Olympic bid may still be celebrating its success but there is a spectre at their feast - the man responsible for clearing up the Millennium Dome mess.