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 27 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 recovery gains traction as 50-59’s allowed to vaccinate👏🏻💉; vaccines administered @ 3 292 671, total cases @ 2 019 829, sad deaths @61 332 🦠💉😷😪; CR places SA back in level 4 lockdown status😬😷; Delta variant now the dominant strain sweeping through SA🦠; SA reconsiders AstraZeneca jab as it proves effective against Delta variant💉; ConCourt reaffirms commitment to SA constitution & sentences JZ to 15mths imprisonment for Contempt🥳🎉⚖️; JZ supporters vow to fight, MKVA warn of war, JZ asks ConCourt to rescind ruling & jail term💣🧨😳; Raymond Zondo appointed acting Chief Justice👏🏻⚖️; Lindiwe Zulu asks Treasury to extend Covid relief grant😬; Aarto starts but demerit points delayed until next yr🙄; Eskom seeks R140bn for shift to renewable energy💡💸; Tax season kicks off💰; SARB celebrates 100th bday, IMF praises its independence 💸; AG appalled by the state of municipal finances🤬; IEC granted permission to postpone by-elections🤔; alcohol industry argues against 4th Covid ban😤🍺; more fuel hikes in July warns AA⛽️; CR poised to dismiss Zweli Mkhize over multi million tender scandal🤯; renewed drive from Hawks, NPA to probe apartheid era crimes👌🏽👊🏻; SA trade surplus widens again to R54.6bn against all odds👏🏻👊🏻🥳; another CR victory as Public Protector fails in ConCourt bid to uphold her report on CR17 donations🥳🥳⚖️; internationally, US adds 850 000 jobs in June, while unemployment unexpectedly rises to 5.9%📈; Modi urges India to shed vaccine hesitancy & get inoculated💉; Trump Organization CFO surrenders to authorities in NY🧨; $4bn vaccine donation by US to arrive in Africa next week💸💉; 6 million EU citizens apply to live in UK under new settlement scheme📝🏘; London retakes lead from Amsterdam as Europe’s share trading hub🖥; OECD global corporate tax overhaul endorsed by 130 countries💰👊🏻; slow vaccine rollout imperils Aus Covid battle😳💉; global property markets going nuts as cheap money fuels bidding wars🏠📈; US house prices rise at fastest pace in 3 decades📊🏡; Kim Jong-Un shuffles party leaders in warning to elite🤭; Hong Kong bans UK flights over Delta variant concerns😷✈️; UK regulator bans crypto exchange Binance💻; UK Health sec Matt Hancock resigns over aide affair allegations😲; indices, JSE@66323⬆️; DOW@34786⬆️; FTSE@7123⬇️; R/$14.22; R/£19.69; R/€16.89; Bitcoin $33699; sports front, rusty Boks finally back after 20 mths with victory over Georgia 🏉; SA surf star Jordy Smith withdraws form Olympics 🏄♀️ ; Temba Bavuma bemoans Proteas death bowling as “criminal”, windies T20 series locked at 2/2
As Leaders then ……what real Leadership initiative will we embark on this coming week to change OUR DNA for the post Covid challenges ?