Kate Bassett

Features editor

Kate has been a business journalist for the past 14 years, editing Real Business magazine and writing for The Times, The Guardian and The Financial Times. At MT, you'll find her interviewing business big shots and entrepreneurs, commissioning columnists and running MT's Inspiring Women event.

Wanted: The country's 50 most powerful flexi-workers

Wanted: The country's 50 most powerful flexi-workers

Flexible working: it's not just for mums.

Meet the entrepreneur making parties posh

Meet the entrepreneur making parties posh

With the big 4-0 approaching, Clare Harris quit her job and founded party accessories firm Talking Tables.

The entrepreneur who has re-imagined the dictionary

The entrepreneur who has re-imagined the dictionary

Sofia Fenichell has raised £2m in the hope of revolutionising education and making her vocabulary programme Mrs Wordsmith 'as popular as Scrabble or Monopoly'.

Why I hid my disability from my bosses

Why I hid my disability from my bosses

Caroline Casey is legally blind but worked as a top consultant without her bosses realising. She wants businesses to do more help their workforces overcome disability.

Leah Busque, TaskRabbit: 'Set yourself big hairy audacious goals'

Leah Busque, TaskRabbit: 'Set yourself big hairy audacious goals'

How a can of dog food inspired a $100m business.

'Don't buy shoes, buy buildings'

'Don't buy shoes, buy buildings'

Nely Galan, Telemundo's first female president and author of Self-Made, on asking for help and why you should work backwards.

Pocket Sun, SoGal Ventures: 'I don't look anything like a typical VC'

Pocket Sun, SoGal Ventures: 'I don't look anything like a typical VC'

How a 25-year-old Asian entrepreneur is redefining the world of venture capital.

Claudi & Fin co-founder: 'Brexit shrank our margins overnight'

Claudi & Fin co-founder: 'Brexit shrank our margins overnight'

How Britain's fastest growing lolly brand has been hit by Brexit.

Introducing MT's 35 Women Under 35 2017

Introducing MT's 35 Women Under 35 2017

Bold, ambitious and dedicated, this year's 35 Women Under 35 are rewriting the rules of work.

Timpson's chairman on 'upside-down management'

Timpson's chairman on 'upside-down management'

John Timpson talks stupid rules and handing over to the next generation.