They say everyone has something special. If you look at your family, friend and colleagues – who really stands out? What is it about them? We all know the people who change the energy in a room as soon as they arrive. Who can bring everyone out of a slump. Who pull in the winning idea, the large account at the last minute. The woman with the effortless sense of style. The man who seems to absorb new languages over a weekend away.
Candida Balfour, also known rather adorably as Shrimpy, set up the super-healthy Rainbo street food van with her boyfriend, Ben Sheinwald. A chunk of money from their delicious street food goes to their Food for Freedom initiative, which rescues child labourers in Nepal.
Caroline Stanbury is the founder and CEO of Gift Library, a luxury e-tailer that basically takes the hard work out of choosing the perfect gift with its personal shopping service. We met up with her to get her top tips on setting up your own business.
Sheryl Sandberg is CEO of Facebook and one of the youngest billionaires in the world. So do we want to know what’s on her mind? Erm… yes! Sit up straight at the back while she updates your status (and we translate).
At just 24, Emily Austen has set up her own PR company and has worked with some household celebrity names. We chatted to her to find just what it takes to be your own boss and to get the goss on some of the difficult celebs she's had to work with.
Lauren Stevenson went from being the PR Director for my-wardrobe to being Head of PR for one of the most famous department stores in the world, Harrods. We caught up with her to find out what it's really like to have one of the top jobs in fashion.
Michelle Siwy heads up denim at Wildfox, which in other words means every festival It girl now has her Coachella wardrobe covered. We caught up with the first lady of California casual to pick her brains on what it takes to make it to the top.
Yana Zaikin is a fine jewellery designer and creative director of Emily H London. Not only does she design stunning, luxury jewellery, she's also passionate about raising awareness within the diamond industry about ethical fine jewellery. We find out more about this inspiring woman...