Humble leadership

A so-called “super head” who helped turn around the fortunes of London’s primary schools has been knighted in the Queen’s Birthday Honours. Sir Robin Bosher had spearheaded improvements at Fairlawn Primary School, in Lewisham, when he was asked to take on the executive headship of two other schools in the …

Undercover Boss

High-flying executives take extraordinary steps to ensure their companies are fighting fit by going undercover in their own businesses. In the first episode of this Channel4 second series, David Clarke, Chief Executive hotel chain Best Western, spent five days undercover as new recruit ‘Andy Green.’ His discoveries were mixed: chefs and housekeepers …