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Arianna Huffington, Stress in Business, Zia Haider Rahman, Maya Angelou Tribute

Duration:
45 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 29 May 2014

Arianna Huffington, the founder of the online magazine The Huffington Post, talks to Anne McElvoy about the quality of life beyond money and power. Her book Thrive outlines a new way of defining success which she calls The Third Metric.

Also, looking at stress in business and the nature of leadership, are the Deputy Chairman of Saatchi and Saatchi Worldwide, Richard Hytner, and Kerrie Fleming, Director of The Ashridge Leadership Centre. Richard's book Consiglieri: Leading from the Shadows considers the role of the second in command in an organisation.

Anne talks to author Zia Haider Rahman whose debut novel In the Light of What We Know contains elements of his own Bangladeshi background, a scholarship to Oxford and time spent as an investment banker on Wall Street.

And Anne pays tribute to the late Maya Angelou's influence and humour.

Chapters

4 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Arianna Huffington

    Arianna Huffington tells us about her book Thrive and The Third Metric.

  • Second in Command

    Richard Hytner, and Kerrie Fleming considers the role of the second in command.

  • Zia Haider Rahman

    Anne talks to author Zia Haider Rahman about In the Light of What We Know.

  • Maya Angelou

    And Anne pays tribute to the late Maya Angelou's influence and humour.

Credits

Presenter
Anne McElvoy
Interviewed Guest
Arianna Huffington
Interviewed Guest
Richard Hytner
Interviewed Guest
Kerrie Fleming
Interviewed Guest
Zia Haider Rahman
Producer
Harry Parker

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