Leadership

CEO pay.

Money matters

CEO pay doubles in decade

A 10-year study of ASX 100 companies finds that while share values increased by just 31 per cent, the pay packages of chief executives more than doubled.

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Funny man ... David Sedaris kept his writing dreams alive by jotting down anecdotes about his menial real-life jobs.

Late bloomers

Finding success later in life

If you're in your 30s and still haven't written the great Australian novel or scored a Nobel Prize, have you left your run too late?

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Bill Gates and his wife Melinda hold babies during a visit to the Manhica Health Research Centre in Mozambique

Good deeds

A day in the life of Bill Gates

Sharing the helm of the largest private foundation in history, Bill and Melinda Gates make decisions that influence millions of lives.

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Aussie Freelancer.com CEO Matt Barrie on the Summit Series cruise.

Summit Series

Cruising with the world's most awesome people

What happens when you get one thousand of the world's leading thinkers, gen-Y entrepreneurs, social activists and entertainers on a cruise ship in the Bahamas for a week?

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Forrest and Murdoch

Rich pickings

Murdoch no longer BRW's richest executive

Mining magnate Andrew Forrest has wrestled the top spot as Australia's richest business executive from Rupert Murdoch after growing his executive wealth to $6.2 billion this year on the back of the resources boom.

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Rupert Murdoch

Media mogul

Rupert Murdoch at 80

Some critics may wish he would retire, but others believe the media mogul is at his most powerful.

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