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 25 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 ramp up continues, teachers vaccine rollout kicks off coming week😷🦠; cases @ 1 796 589, recoveries @92.4%, sad passings @58 441 😷😪; military to assist Gauteng with managing Covid 3rd wave crisis👏🏻👀; CR announces new restrictions to curb 3rd wave👌🏽🦠; SA will manage global monetary tightening says SARB chief💰😬; strike risk rises as local gov unions vote on wage proposal🙄; Zondo seeks to extend State Capture Inquiry again🤯; Tito tells private conference Treasury will not give in to unions🥳🤞; business titan Jabu Mabuza succumbs to Covid😢; SAA deal flies into a storm amid doubt over funding✈️💰; unemployed youth at centre of national recovery says CR 👀🤔; gov sets up agricultural fund for youth, women & disabled🧐; Magashule argues that only a Court can “unsuspend” CR 🙄🤡; ANC vows to cut excess staff including ghost employees🤬; internationally, FED shocks markets, holds rates at near zero but projects two increases by end 2023😬💰; Biden leads US back to world stage as G7 embraces US’s welcome return🥳🇺🇸; return to City of London placed on hold as Bojo extends lockdown😤; hardline judge set to win Iranian presidential election😬😳; older consumers set to unleash wave of spending as world emerges from pandemic🤞👀; Europe upbeat over avoiding permanent joblessness as fears recede👌🏽📈; US FDA clears J&J jab after delays🥳💉; Hong Kong to censor movies for national security breaches🤭; China broadens political education drive in Tibet🤔; Israel to send 1 million Covid doses to Palestinians💉; Covid batters rural India beyond repair😲; indices, JSE@65635⬇️; DOW@33290⬇️; FTSE@7017⬇️; R/$13.98; R/£19.83; R/€17.06; Bitcoin $40000; sports front, Nicholas Dlamini to become 1st black SA rider in Tour de France🚴🏿‍♂️; US Open to welcome back tennis fans at 100% capacity🎾; Elgar & De Kock lead Proteas fight back in Windies🏏; medical experts push for no spectators at Tokyo Olympics👀; SA’s Garrick Higgo wins maiden PGA Tour title in only 2nd event

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