A charity cycle ride led Brooke to tackle bike safety as her final-year project at Brighton University. Her invention, a laser light that projects a fluorescent image of the bike five metres ahead, raised £25,000 in five days when it launched on crowdfunding site Kickstarter in 2012. The device, the Blaze bike light, is being distributed by Evans Cycles and next year's turnover is predicted to be £2.1m.
Leadership from a distance requires carefully study of human nature, says L&D specialist Sudhakar Sampath.
Leadership from a distance requires a careful study of human nature, says L&D specialist Sudhakar Sampath.
Set up shop and they shall come? Not so fast, says private equity investor Chris Hurley.
Moving office? Restructuring? New IT system? Change needn't be painful if it's managed well.
Finding time, living fearlessly and leading at speed are on this month's boardroom reading list.
Equitable Life's days have been numbered ever since its 1990s fall from grace, but it hasn't taken decline lying down.