Leadership Pulse – South Africa – Week 26

Leadership is the most important factor in true business success.

Dynamic understanding of the business and market context is a critical success factor for Extraordinary Leaders . The South African marketplace truly represents a VUCA environment . Our week 26 synopsis.

Presidential Task Team on Eskom recommends a $10 billion “biggest climate finance deal in the world” to save Utility🙏👀☝; SA adds 22000 jobs in Q1 2019💪; Denel can finally pay full salaries at 11th hour💰; Eskom unbundling to go ahead says Gordhan🏭🤞; SOE’s cannot do as they like & expect state support as SOE’s up against time😱; Petrol price to decrease by 96c per liter next week👏🏻; SA digital banking fraud soars 75% past year😳; breakdown in good governance at SAA started with Gigaba hears Zondo commission🤥; steinhoff wants Markus Jooste to pay back a staggering R870 million😡🤬; CR adamant great improvements already actioned at Eskom, more on route🤔; Government reassures creditors they won’t lose out in Eskom restructure😯; SARB deputy Daniel Mminele set to retire🤧; SA’s annual PPI rises to 6.4% in May📈; SA stuck in longest business cycle slump since 1945🤐🙄🙏; PIC pressured by unions to rescue trouble Edcon🤒; SA records R1.74 billion trade surplus for May💸; BOSASA boss Gavin Watson grilled over tax returns & payments⚖; only 18 municipalities got clean audits through 2017/2018🥵; PIC to act against staff over R4 billion AYO deal🥳; SA tourism jumps 4% y/y in April👀; Zuma agrees to attend “biased” Zondo commission but fails to confirm he will testify🧐🤥🤐; CR submits BOSASA probe response to Mkhwebane🧨; internationally, G20 summit kicks off in Osaka, can US/China patch up trade dispute💰?; France tells London to cease trading EU shares post Brexit⌛; US regulator finds new risk with grounded Boeing 737 Max✈; EU scrambles to beat cryptocurrencies by consolidating instant payment system💵📲; Trump now attack’s EU for “suing” US tech firms🖥; US consumer confidence falls & home sales weaken↘☄; Germany’s business confidence hits record 5 yr lows💥⬇; Trumps $50 billion Middle East plan is met mainly with scorn💣; UK in state of paralysis as Hunt & Johnson trade blows in leadership bid🇬🇧; Turkish opposition secure victory in Istanbul Mayoral Poll👍👏🏻; indices, JSE@58203⬇; DOW@26599⬇; FTSE@7426↗; R/$14.08; R/£17.88; R/€16.01; Bitcoin $11430 as crypto steams ahead through June, reminiscent of 2017’s boom💥; sports front, Proteas find spark at last, ease past Sri Lanka🏏- to little, to late; Federer to open Wimbledon campaign on center court against SA’s Lloyd Ferreira🎾; Daryl Impey selected to start 2019 Tour de France🚴🏿‍♂; woeful Bafana Bafana downed 1-0 by Ivory Coast in AFCON but labour to 1-0 victory v Namibia (Thanks to Dan Thomalla )

What real Leadership change will we embark on this next week ……….

By | 2019-06-29T08:33:18+00:00 June 29th, 2019|

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