Trailblazing Scottish entrepreneur Currie co-founded service design agency Snook, where she is also director of networks, at just 23. Snook uses techniques drawn from design to support the public sector and charities including the Scottish Government, the British Council and Macmillan. Currie is spearheading Snook's expansion to the US and recently won a place on MIT's entrepreneurial development programme. She also set up citizen forum MyPolice.org, as well as Scottish entrepreneurial network Nightriders. Currie won the 2012 Young Scot Award for Enterprise.
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.