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-19 4.0 3rd wave spike, CR moves SA to level 2, Vaccine rollout gains traction 🦠😷; cases @1 686 041, recoveries @ 93.1%, sad passings @56 832 😷😪 ; hospitals better equipped for 3rd wave in terms of oxygen supply🏥🦠; CR concedes claims against Mkhize are serious as public protector initiates contempt proceedings😳🤯; net closes on Guptas as NPA asks Interpol for help with arrests⚖️🤞; Gupta family homes in Constantia & Sandton seized🥳; ad hoc committee on land expropriation has new end Aug deadline🤭🏘; Mantashe denies family involvement in powerships deal🤔; SAA unions wants subsidiaries to go it alone🙄; CR says legal action over spectrum a threat to economic growth😬📡; SA’s unemployment reaches record high of 32.6%😱; routine healthcare services badly dented by Covid😤; SA’s failed online mining rights system impasse nears resolution👀; Tourism minister to defend equity fund in court⚖️; petrol price decreases while diesel increases⛽️; heritage dispute engulfs CT site to house Amazon’s Africa HQ🤬; angry unions drag Eskom to CCMA over wage dispute🤡; Land Bank suffers further losses as default status takes toll😤; racism claims against Eskom CEO De Ruyter shot down in flames👊🏻; SCOPA to probe graft allegations at DBSA🙄; independent forensic investigator to probe corruption allegations at State Security Agency🤯; Special Tribunal sets aside R10m tender for 100 EC ambulance scooters😳🤯; S&P views SA’s reforms as all talk with little action😬🤭; car sales show signs longer term decline is bottoming out🚗; Absa PMI expands in May, Covid & load shedding risks a concern📊; internationally, EU submits Covid vaccine supply plan to WTO💉; Biden expands blacklist to 59 Chinese companies🤭; US non- farm payroll figures miss expectations, yet job growth picks up👀; Gates/Buffett to build next generation nuclear reactor in Wyoming 👏🏻; global food prices surge to highest levels in a decade📈; Netanyahu ouster imminent as Israeli opposition leaders agree to form gov🤔; India’s economy deeply scared by Covid surge😷; Russia detains more opposition leaders in widening crackdown😱; Biden suspends Trumps Arctic drilling rights granted days before his exit🤙🏽👏🏻; BoJo cautious on easing lockdown restrictions in June🤔🦠; Eurozone inflation rebounds to 3yr high📊; Vietnam tightens lockdowns as new dangerous Covid variant emerges🦠; mouse plague brings Aussie farmers to their knees🌽🐀; China approves 3 child policy👩🏻‍🍼; WHO approves Sinovac Covid jabs for emergency use💉; indices, JSE@67825⬆️; DOW@34756⬆️; FTSE@7069⬆️; R/$13.62; R/£19.21; R/€16.52; Bitcoin $37559; sports front, Proteas clear 1st Covid testing hurdle in Caribbean🏏; Floyd Mayweather unfazed by critics ahead of exhibition bout with you tube star🥊; Naomi Osaka’s refusal to speak to media & subsequent French open withdrawal causes a stir🎾; Olympics chief says cancellation unlikely as 10 000 volunteers quit 🏃‍♂️

 

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