Agile Leadership is such a crucial element of a Leader’s space. Making informed decisions is more crucial than ever  in leading organisations to greatness. This entails the choice of the right people in driving organisation success (https://hbr.org/2021/03/for-an-agile-transformation-choose-the-right-people) More than ever we need Agile Leadership in our markets weekly Leadership Pulse is a capsule of last’s week’s unfolding dynamics ….a great way to prepare your plans for week 34 ahead

Covid 4.0 rollout gathers pace despite elevated case numbers😷🦠; cases @2 582 427, sad deaths @76 631, vaccines administered @9 339 755🦠💉😷; 1st batch of J&J vaccines from Gqeberha en route to AU states says CR💉; rules for 100MW generation finally gazetted💡🥳; CR tells Zondo commission he fought behind the scenes as he offers lukewarm response as to why Guptas weren’t flagged sooner😳😤🤯; JSC yields to activists to reopen ConCourt interviews⚖️; draft emergency tax measures published for public comment😬; CR defends ANC cadre deployment 🤯; KZN goes on charm offensive to attract business post looting🤞; gov aims to assist 1200 businesses hit by riots with R3.75bn fund🙏; debate rages on over controversial Copyright Amendment Bill✍️👀; SARS swoops on GladAfrica assets for unpaid R88mil debt⚖️💰; Court demands JZ medical records as his day in court postponed again🧨; ANC formally tip Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula for top job in parliament🙄; Eskom confirms explosion at Medupi power station🤬; banks face R1.5bn bill for looted ATM’s & branches😲; finance minister Enoch Gondwana wants jobs for youth & not handouts🤔; internationally, US senate approves Biden’s $1 trillion infrastructure bill🥳; China pushes ahead with coal fired power stations👀; Zambia counts votes in presidential race 🗳; Sudan agrees to hand over al-Bashir to ICC⚖️🥳; Turkish central bank resists Erdogan pressure to reduce rates💰; Sicily melts in 49 degree heatwave as fires sweep Italy🔥; No more austerity policies vows UK’s chancellor🤔; closure of worlds 3rd busiest port in China due to Covid threatens shopping season😲; once in a century drought hammers Argentine grain exports🌽; White House calls for OPEC & allies to pump more oil🛢; NY Governor Cuomo resigns after damning sexual harassment report😳; hospitals run out of beds as Delta runs rampant in US🦠; 4 days beat 5 as pandemic prompts shorter working week trials in Europe👀; Biden faces backlash over Afghanistan troop withdrawal😬; US inflation data moderates in July, all eyes on FED next move🏦; Russia files new charges against Navalny ahead of polls💣; indices, JSE@69384⬆️; DOW@35515⬆️; FTSE@7218↘️; R/$14.75; R/£20.36; R/€17.30; Bitcoin $47510; sports, Nienaber rings the changes as Bokke kick off Rugby Championship Campaign post successful B&I Lions series🏆; Olympic 100m champ Jacobs, says he’s out of action until 2022 🏃‍♂️ ; Messi signs 2yr deal with French giants PSG⚽️; NZ cricket great Chris Cairns on life support🏏😪 ( Thanks to Dan Thomalla )

As Leaders then ……what real Leadership initiative will we embark on this coming week to drive our organisations into better places ?