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 2021 year, the excitement builds dramatically in our week 22 pulse view. As we navigate through the Covid crisis and its impact , now more than ever there is a need for game changing Leadership !

Covid 4.0 vaccine roll out woes, slow registration uptick, IT issues plague efforts😷💉; cases @ 1 654 551, recoveries @93.4%, jabs administered @ 898955, sad passings @56293 🦠😷😪; stricter rules considered as 3rd wave imminent😳; malpractice across state bodies worth R115bn probed by SIU🤬; Ace not acting in best interest of ANC asserts CR;🤯; procurement officer to be dismissed by Eskom🥳; JZ costs appeal scuppered in minutes💪👀; milestone moment as JZ trial reaches point of no return now🙏🤞; ANC heavyweights court filings boost case against Ace👌🏽👏🏻; Mbalula’s transport budget shot down by AA & Outa😬; State aims to ramp up land release in restitution drive🤔; McKinsey to repay R870m to Transnet within a week🥳🎊; Dudu Myeni a no show at Zondo Commission, criminal complaint laid🙄😤; Eskom slashes debt by staggering R83bn as tighter ship sets sail🤲🏻👊🏻👀; SAICA throws the book at Markus Jooste🤬; Prasa allocated funds to improve infrastructure & boost operating trains🚂; electricity supply bid threatened by court action again⚖️; union to interdict Prasa over 5% wage hike🤡; Gigaba says he had no business dealings with Guptas🤥; SA Tourism CEO Sisa Ntshona resigns🙄; self-generated power rules should be flexible & site specific says SA business👌🏽; internationally, outrage after Belarus commits act of State plane hijacking to arrest journalist😳🤬; Gaza truce holds as Israel admits Jewish visitors to holy site🙏; Brazil vaccine rollout blunders highlight Bolsonaro’s missteps🤡💉; Senate Republicans unveil $928bn infrastructure counter offer🤔👀; Macron seeks forgiveness for French role in Rwanda genocide😓; Covid-19 crowding out other serious diseases in India😤; anti gov protests turn violent in Baghdad😱; Biden/Putin to hold 1st summit in June🤔; India evacuates 2 million as 2nd cyclone in 10 days hits East Coast💨🌊; Erdogan fires another Turkish Central Bank official🤬🤡; FED is stepping up research on Digital $💰⏳; Biden’s proposed tax hikes hit snags within own party💸; DRC volcano eruption leaves trail of destruction🌋; UK housebuilders face potential £15bn bill to make safer homes🤭; indices, JSE@67554⬆️; DOW@34529⬆️; FTSE@7022⬆️; R/$13.75; R/£19.53; R/€16.77; Bitcoin $36888; sports front, Semenya fails in 2nd attempt to qualify for Tokyo Olympics 🏃‍♀️ ; Boks squad for Lions tour to be announced 5 June🏉; IPL set to resume in Sept in UAE🏏; Man City v Chelsea in champions league final Saturday🏆⚽️ ( Thanks to Dan Thomalla )

As Leaders then ……what real Leadership initiative will we embark on this coming week to change OUR DNA for the post Covid challenges ?