As we enter week 36 of our calendar year our key challenge remains Agile Leadership .Now ,more than ever there is a need for BOLD Leadership . Making informed decisions is more crucial than ever  in leading organisations to greatness.  Leadership Pulse is a capsule of last’s week’s unfolding dynamics ….a great way to prepare your plans for week  ahea

Covid 4.0 recovery as young adults give vaccine drive a shot in the arm💉🥳; SASSA pays 1st batch of Covid grants🤙🏽; medicines regulator says serious vaccine side effects are rare🙏; cases @2 747 018, sad deaths @81 187, Jabs @11 924 972💉😷😪; consortium concludes SAA due diligence, sets sept relaunch date✈️; Ace accuses judiciary of bias⚖️🙄; cash strapped Denel operating without a tax certificate🤭; IEC needs almost R80 mil more for local gov polls 🗳; Bathabile Dlamini to be prosecuted for perjury🥳⚖️; CR wants NPA to investigate Mkhwebane⚖️🤞; Finance minister open to Eskom plan for Green Financing, Mantashe opposes it💡🕯💰🙄; planned national shutdown falls flat amid increase security👌🏽💥; Nedlac report shows minister ignored years of talks on social safety net🤯; claims for unrest damage hit R14bn says state insurer💰; gov to go ahead with nuclear build programme 🏗🏭; petrol & diesel prices set for decline next mth 🛢; gov unveils master plan for R28bn dagga industry🪴SA unemployment rate hits 34.4%😳🤯; Mbalula extends drivers licence grace period to 31/3/22👍🏻; JSC is self correcting says Thuli Madonsela🤞🤔; MP’s grill Mabuza on Medupi & unrest👀; SA economy $37bn bigger after revision💸📊; internationally, pandemic job losses show India must grow manufacturing sector🏭; US braces for more attacks after IS suicide bombs in Kabul🧨; Japan halts use of Moderna vaccine😳💉; Zambia’s new leader pledges to get finances under control🙏; cash strapped zim gets $961 mil from IMF😲; Kamala Harris blasts China over its territorial claims🤥; vaccine booster shows signs of taming Delta variant in Israel🦠💉; Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine gets landmark full approval from FDA🥳💉💸; slave labour fuels Amazon deforestation🌲🔥; NZ extends lockdown amid growing delta outbreak🦠😤; scores face starvation in Madagascar amid worst drought since 1981😯; BoJo calls G7 meeting on Afghan crisis🤬; US consumer sentiment remains depressed in late august📊; Treasuries rise as FED’s Powell signals taper in course for late 2021, stresses no rush on rate hike📈👀; OPEC+ seen sticking to planned output hike as oil price rebounds🛢; indices, JSE@67646⬆️; DOW@35455⬆️; FTSE@7148⬆️; R/$14.72; R/£20.24; R/€17.36; Bitcoin $49 003; sports, Ronaldo set for surprise return to Man U⚽️; Springboks touch down in Brisbane🏉🏆; SA u20 men’s 100m relay team smash world record at world champs 🏃‍♀️; Olympic hero Tatjana Schoenmaker scoops R850k bonus🏊‍♀️💸 ( Thanks to Dan Thomalla )

One of my Leadership Guru’s , Ichak Adizes ,often poses this question ….What to do ?  As Leaders then ……what real Leadership initiative will we embark on this coming week to drive our organisations into better places ?