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 36 pulse view. In essence ,We have a Global Crisis ….Time for Real Leadership in all areas of our lives !

Covid 3.0 continues, PPE tenders under spotlight, gov under pressure to deal with rampant corruption🧨⚖️; infections rise to 635 078, recoveries @88%👏🏻,sad fatalities @14 678 😰; finally, the real CR stands up, round 1 victory within ANC as CR war on graft backed by NEC🥳👌🏽🙏; Eskom suspends apathetic management over power cuts🤞; Mabuza adamant power cuts to be a thing of the past post maintenance programme🤔; Mokonyane asserts she received her R3 mil Aston Martin as gift from family friend🤥; UIF heads roll over TERS irregularities👊🏾; Eskom debt climbs to R488 bn through year end😳💰; AG identifies dodgy TERS payments🤬👏🏻;  Health & education depts paid up to 5x more for PPE equipment🤯😱; Post Office puts out hand for R7 bn bailout🙄😤; DA plunged into leadership crisis before conference🤯; public sector wage negotiations unlikely before March 2021 as gov wants wage agreement declared unlawful🤗🥳; corruption accused Bongani Bongo to step aside as MP & NEC member🥳💪; Tito Mboweni adamant he is here to fix the economy🤞🙏; SA geared towards international tourism so domestic market cannot compensate🤒; JZ lawyers hint he may defy state capture commission inquiry🤬🤬; ICASA delays spectrum auction until March 2021🤡; DA calls for Patel to fire lotteries board🙄; internationally, EU recovery from record downturn falters as economies diverge📉; UK tells Rishi Sunak that now is not the time to raise taxes💰; Argentina secured backing of creditors for debt restructuring👀💸; Nicola Sturgeon announces plans for new Scottish independence referendum💥; Brazil’s GDP plummeted 9.7% in Q2 due to Covid-19📊; Biden accuses Trump of stoking violence in US cities🧨; India accuses China of provocation in latest Himalayan clash💣; Shinzo Abe resigns as Japanese Prime Minister due to ill health😷; historic flight between Israel & UAE in over 20 yrs.🤝✈️; Facebook takes down Russian operation targeting US voters👏🏻; Trumps job losses the worst by any President on record as pandemic grips election campaigning👀👀; China to have final say in TikTok sale to any US company🤐💰; Covid-19 closes 12 French schools days into new year😬; BBC chief warns staff to stay off social media⌨️; indices, JSE@28060⬇️; DOW@28133⬇️; FTSE@5799⬇️; R/$16.58; R/£22.02; R/€19.63; Bitcoin $10442; sports front, Sanzaar boss admits Super Rugby product has become over extended & brought about its own demise – Pro14/16 looking all the more likely🏉; CSA in tatters as AGM postponed amid restructuring bid🏏🤡; British & Irish Lions tour tickets go on sale amidst much hype🏉; SA surf ski star Hayley Nixon crowned athlete of the year at gsports awards🏆👌🏽 ( 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 ?