Leading the business of a business leadership brand
Randall Lane is the Editor of Forbes, one of the world’s most iconic and prestigious business publications. In this in-depth interview, he explains how covering a huge cocaine bust for his student newspaper made him want to be a journalist; reveals what he’s learnt from interviewing the world’s biggest billionaires (and the three things they all have in common); takes us behind the scenes of the groundbreaking ’30 under 30′, the feature which discovered the founders of Snapchat, Instagram and Spotify; and talks frankly about hard-earned lessons from his own entrepreneurial ventures.
CEO, Guardian Media Group
7th December 2017
Building a trusted yet financially sustainable global media brand; the incredible success of the ‘supporters’ initiative; keeping their content paywall-free… and a tense relationship with Facebook
30th November 2017
The advertising industry leader on the now “broken” traditional agency model – and how the “blurring of the borders” between disciplines is now inevitable
Social Media Editor, BBC News
23rd November 2017
Breaking news fast yet accurately, tailoring content to suit each platform… and how their online operation will ultimately overtake broadcast.
Editor, The Stage
16th November 2017
How the world’s oldest theatre publication embraced digital, the rapid rise of ticket prices, introducing fresh talent… and the darker side of show business.
Editor, 'Victoria Derbyshire', BBC News
9th November 2017
Moving a successful radio partnership into television, driving the news agenda with unique and distinctive journalism… and her joy at winning a BAFTA