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

CEO’s need to constantly scan their operating environment to understand how their organisations need to adapt .Our Leadership Pulse is carefully curated each week to keep your finger on the pulse of what is happening right now, and what Leadership key decisions need to be made This week !

As we are immersed into our 2020 year, the excitement builds dramatically in our week 34 pulse view. In essence ,We have a Global Crisis ….Time for Real Leadership in all areas of our lives !

Covid 3.0 level 2 regulations finally kick in💥👊🏾; SA deaths fall for 3rd week in a row, COVID cases rise to 603 338, recoveries @82%, sad deaths 12 843 😢; about R40 mil frozen in bank accounts of firms linked to PPE scandal🤬😷💉; SAICA suspends Anoj Singh due to misconduct💪🥳; SA planning to sign up to international COVID-19 vaccine plan💉; Eskom load shedding resumes, major shakeup under way🕯💡; gov considers risk allowance for health care workers💸; consumers owe municipalities a staggering R191 bn😳😤; ACSA signs new R3 bn loan with banks💰; SIU probes R5bn worth of PPE contracts👀⚖️🤞; Mabuza sick again, fails to appear in parliament🤒; unions agree to a wage freeze in steel & manufacturing sector👏🏻; private schools ask for Covid-19 relief as parents struggle to pay fees😬; no prescribed assets through back door asserts ANC💰🙏; Wits launches SA’s 2nd COVID-19 vaccine trial💉; Denel names Talib Sadik as interim CEO👌🏽; SCOPA asserts to being fed up with lack of corruption prosecutions⚖️; strikes loom as public sector wage dispute drags on🧨; Mango CEO resigns✈️; over 3000 SAA employees apply for voluntary severance packages👌🏽👀; internationally, ECB uncertain about economic outlook🤯; US jobless claims rise unexpectedly above 1 million mark😱; Merkel warns EU against reimposing lockdowns at all costs as 2nd wave spikes😳; former Trump campaign CEO Steve Bannon arrested for fraud💣; Europe set to shed more jobs as economic rebound flounders📊; FED minutes reveal lower optimism on high levels of uncertainty & risk😲; world Bank looks to trim poorer nations debt faster💸; Japan has bigger hole to climb out compared with other big industrialized nations⏳; Ardern orders delay in NZ elections as new cases rise 🦠 ; Norway’s Wealth fund loses $21 bn😳; Turkey discovers huge natural gas field in Black Sea🏭; Biden vows to reunite US as he accepts DNC nomination👀👁; indices, JSE@55949⬇️; DOW@27930➡️; FTSE@6012➡️; R/$17.15; R/£22.45; R/€20.21; Bitcoin $11450; sports front, new CSA CEO Govender calls for accountability & backs Graeme Smith🏏; fan shutout could force SA Rugby to reconsider Lions Tour🏉; Bayern Vs PSG in Champions League Final Tom 21:00⚽️; F1 teams all sign new 5 yr. Concorde commercial rights deal🏎( Thanks to Dan Thomalla )

As we work through this Global Crisis ,what real Leadership change will we embark on this coming week to change OUR DNA for the post Covid challenges ?