Leadership Pulse – South Africa – Week 24 2020

Leadership is the most important factor in true business success…..Great Leaders will enable a doubling of Profits .

The Global marketplace is truly Brutaful( Brutal AND Beautiful) .Wow Wow Wow …..if anyone ever queried the VUCA( Volatile,Uncertain,Chaos and Ambiguity ) concept the world Corona crisis is living evidence !The challenges facing our South African CEO’s in this crisis are a wonderful crucible for true leadership .As we are immersed into our 2020 year, the excitement builds dramatically in our week 24 pulse view. In essence ,We have a Global Crisis ….Time for Real Leadership in all areas of our lives !

CR asserts SA in Virus war with worst still to come, lauds CT preparedness as cases soar😷; COVID-19 highlights need to build fiscal buffers which SA did not do😬💰; frustration & desperation for SA citizens still stranded abroad✈️; call for SA to change its virus testing strategy💉; DA asks court to end lockdown ban on personal care services🪒; cabinet considers lightening level 3 restrictions as business calls for full economic reopening🤞; public sector not complying with COVID-19 regulations warns labor ministry😳; tourism industry pleads for early lifting of travel bans🏖; new auditor general sought as Kimi Makwetu’s term nears end✍️; insurers reject business interruption claims by tourism sector👀; health care workers filing Compensation Fund claims as COVID-19 bites😤; staff hoarding leave en masse creating headache for employers🥴; independents must be allowed to stand in elections rules ConCourt🙄; cabinet approves single national petroleum company, amalgamation of 3 entities⛽️; CR appoints Presidential council to reform SOE’s🏭🤞; court paves way for key electoral reforms🙏; Tito recommends gov budgeting off a clean slate📊; internationally, Global COVID-19 death toll surpasses 400 000 as Latin America skyrockets😷; UK says no to post-Brexit extension with chaotic split now almost inevitable😱; IMF has grim outlook on global economy📉; Aussie’s head back to work as cases fall🤔; Top US general says joining Trump at Washington protest site was a mistake🤬; US will not shut down again even if cases spike vows Mnuchin🤥; Trump sanctions ICC over alleged US war crimes😱; countries have spent a staggering $10 trillion to combat COVID-19 pandemic💰👀; Africa to see record drop in exports amid COVID-19 fallout⛴; money hoarding by EU consumers could hinder European recovery💶💰, BoJo in a corner as UK scientists speak out on COVID-19 failures🇬🇧; US FED sees no interest rate change through 2022🏦; Pompeo calls out HSBC over support for China in Hong Kong move💰; IMF chiefs calls for private creditors to join G20 debt relief for poorest countries🤐; thousands pay tribute to George Floyd in his hometown of Houston👏🏻; World Bank warns global economy to retract 5.2% in 2020💸; Hong Kong cannot bear further chaos warns CEO Lam💣; WHO warns COVID-19 situation around the world is worsening🧨; Kiwis cut social distancing after eliminating COVID-19😷; China’s May exports decline as lockdowns curb demand⬇️; Colin Powell calls Trump a liar, endorses Biden👀; Trumps plans to reduce troops alarms Germany⛓; indices, JSE@53639⬇️; DOW@25605⬇️; FTSE@6105⬇️; R/$17.05; R/£21.35; R/€19.19; Bitcoin $9390; sports front, Wayde v niekerk 100% ready after 2 yr hiatus 🏃‍♀️ ; Golfing lockdown 3 restrictions eased to elation of social golfers 🏌🏿‍♀️ ; Tennis SA confirms no social tennis during level 3  🎾; suspended CEO Thabang Moroe’s salary continues to eat into CSA coffers🏏

So …..As we face this Global Crisis ,what real Leadership change will we embark on this coming week ?

By | 2020-06-27T14:19:10+00:00 June 27th, 2020|

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