Leadership is undoubedly 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) .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 30 pulse view. In essence ,We have a Global Crisis ….Time for Real Leadership in all areas of our lives !
COVID-19 3.0 confusion & insanity persist, public schools back in lockdown but facing court action, CR @6s & 7s as public start to revolt😳🤔; MPC In spotlight as Interest rates decline by further 0.25% to record lows👏🏻💪; CR signs proclaimation allowing SIU to probe misuse of COVID-19 funds👌🏽; SA needs R126 bn for bulk water projects😤; Lamola commits to Modernization of justice system🤞; SAA hits new rescue hurdle✈️; fight over SABC jobs goes to parliament🙄; Eskom’s De Ruyter plays hardball with defaulters👏🏻👏🏻; SA secures R5 bn loan from AFDB for Covid-19 fight💰💪; over 4 million special COVID-19 grants approved🤙; unions head to court to force Denel to pay salaries😫; municipalities struggling to collect revenue amid Pandemic😬; liquor industry pleads with CR to lift ban🙏😲; last surviving Rivonia trialist Andrew Mlangeni passes away😥; TERS benefit extended for certain workers🥴👀; public sector wage hike ill affordable amid crisis warns treasury🤕💰; taxi industry wants extra relief for cross border & long distance operators🚐🤯; Denel CEO resigns after under 2 yrs in job🤒; Gordhan says state still finalizing SAA funding plan😬💰👀; SA has capacity & expertise to export ventilators vows Patel👊🏾👌🏽; Mkhwebane sticks to her guns with Estina Dairy report🤥; no surprises as Mokonyane denies Angelo Agrizzi bribery claims🤥⚖️; EC under Kosh as COVID-19 highlights mismanagement & under Preparedness🤬; banks tweak loan scheme to include more SME’s🤞💪; bad news for smokers as FITA appeal dismissed by courts🚬; city lodge earnings to tumble more than 100%🧨; gold skyrockets as economic fears mount👀👁; internationally, US instructs Chinese embassy closure in Texas, China retaliates with US forced embassy closure💣; Trump finally cancels Republican nomination convention🤭; who will blink 1st as UK/EU talks flounder💶💷; EU finally approves €750 bn economic emergency recovery fund💶💰; GOP’s $1 trillion COVID-19 relief package sets up clash with Democrats💸💸; Gulf deficits to reach $490 bn by 2023 due to oil & virus economic hits warns S&P⏳🧨; two experimental COVID-19 vaccines produce strong immune reactions💉; Twitter posts record yearly growth in users📲; US jobs picture worsens as virus bites📉; Bojo warns of 2nd wave, expects pandemic until mid 2021😷😱; worst for US renters & apartment owners is yet to come shows survey🏘📊; about 400 000 airline employees in firing line as pandemic fallout persists🛎; US weekly jobless claims rise 1st time in 4 mths as US virus surge gathers pace🥴📈; indices, JSE@55645⬇️; DOW@26469⬇️; FTSE@6123⬇️; R/$16.66; R/€19.41; R/£21.32; Bitcoin $9595; sports front, wayde v niekerk on new drive to run sub 43 secs for 400m 🏃; Cricket SA charge Moroe with misconduct⚖️; SA rugby takes strong stand on Black Lives Matter🏉👌🏽👏🏻💪; Cricket T20 World Cup pushed back to 2021🏏 ( Thanks to Dan Thomalla )
As we work through this Global Crisis ,what real Leadership change will we embark on this coming week ?