Of late we have had some significant activities, news worthy events and occurrences within our society – US Elections, ANC Elections, Lance Armstrong episode, Oscar Pistorius drama, Dr Mamphela Ramphele launching her movement (or party?), State of the Nation address, more disruptions in the mining sector, budget speech, to name but a few. Of course […]
This is the Christmas season. It is a time of gifts and appreciation and enjoyment of the miracle of life in general. In the spirit of the season I desired to share something worthwhile with the people I have personal leadership conversations with during the course of the year. In pondering what to give them […]
There is a word that seems to strike fear into the hearts of many a manager and unprepared leader: Feedback. Perhaps you may agree that it is not fear that grips you so much as it is resentment and frustration towards receiving feedback. If you are one of those that hesitate at the assessment feedback […]
The ability to process challenges may be a make or break experience for the leader, because the choices made during these challenges may determine the attitudinal direction of the leader towards challenges in general. Such an attitude in turn may determine his or her destiny as a leader.