Three people now have net wealth of over $US100 billion. They come from the technology and luxury goods sectors. It’s very likely the mega-wealth created by these two business sectors is linked by our growing culture of self-obsession.
Australia is having a big conversation about trust. Traversing it is one of those parallel universe experiences. I mean - seriously? Is trust something chairpersons, chief executives and their cohorts are just discovering?
It can be really tempting to build your company profile on the back of a well-known and charismatic leader. However, there are reputational risks associated with this strategy that you should think about and manage.