"Working with talented people is good. Working with decent human beings is good. Working with those who are both is an absolute joy." - Sue Farr, chairman, advertising and marketing services division, Chime Communications
"Never stop learning. Don't be arrogant. Be yourself and learn to judge quickly the sensitivities of others. Good communication skills and a sense of humour are essential." - Mark Howe, managing director, IDS
"Learn to play golf." - Stephen Miron, managing director, The Mail on Sunday.