In High Places

Matthew Luhn believes all decisions, big and small, are based on how we feel. A good story is a powerful way to connect with those emotions.

Using a good story to make connections


What drives Elon Musk?

Elon Musk is really boring


For the past two decades, Gai Waterhouse has blazed a trail for women in racing.

Beating sexism and scandal: the Gai Waterhouse story


Derryn Hinch. Photographer: Damien Pleming.

Derryn Hinch's campaign on domestic violence and sex offenders


Michael Clarke ruffled a few feathers during his distinguished cricket career, but he always been his own man

Behind cricket captain Michael Clarke's 21st-century ways


Professor Fiona Wood. Photographer: Richard Hatherly

Fiona Wood's career-long quest to find a better way to treat burns victims


Alexander Downer. Photographer: Michael Robert Williams.

Alexander Downer: politician, diplomat and petrol head


"Women are 51 per cent of the population and they're mute," says the woman who has always voiced her views. Photographer: Sean Curtin

Germaine Greer: Not about to change


A business based on classical music? Notes Andre Rieu: "Strauss did it."

How André Rieu made classical music a multimillion dollar business


Chief commissioner Graham Ashton is sharpening his focus on how Victoria Police looks after people. Photographer: Jarrod Barnes.

Graham Ashton: Terrorism, Bali and individual freedom


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