Issue: Friday, 27 September 2019. COMMUNICATION – it’s something all of us have been doing for years, and continue to engage in on a daily basis. With all that experience, one would think we’d be experts in this by now...right?
27th Sep 2019
Focusing on What Matters
Issue: Friday, 30 August 2019. This month, we delve into the topic of self-awareness in leadership and developing a vision for your organisation. It’s no easy feat to get to know one’s self, and self-awareness remains a challenge to most leaders, even if it’s an overstated concept of leadership.
30th Aug 2019
Issue: Friday, 26 July 2019 One's worst fears and insecurities can often surface when faced with the need to make a critical decision. What was the toughest decision that you’ve ever had to make?
26th Jul 2019
Forged in Fire
Issue: Thursday, 27 June 2019. We all experience it at some point in our lives – life-changing events that throw our world into chaos, making us feel like we will never be the same again. That may be true, but it can be in a good way.
27th Jun 2019
The Building Blocks of Leadership
Issue: Thursday, 30 May 2019. This month, we celebrate the ‘builders of leaders’ among us – those who provide the building blocks for great leadership by giving selflessly to others and imparting their wisdom to the younger generation, in hopes of building a better future for the nation. This aspect is a significant part of our Science of Building Leaders framework, for what use is knowledge if it is not shared?
30th May 2019
Motivation and Encouragement
Issue: Thursday, 25 April 2019. Motivation is the desire to act and move towards a goal. It is what makes you leap out of bed in the morning, eager to start your day, instead of hit that ‘snooze’ button over and over again. How can entrepreneurs keep up their enthusiasm as they try to scale their businesses? Are you so driven to succeed that you’re actually doing yourself more harm than good? Is your feedback likely to generate optimal or suboptimal motivation in others?
25th Apr 2019
Extending the Right Welcome
Issue: Friday, 29 March 2019. Preparing to welcome new hires doesn’t stop at just a welcome address, a stack of new business cards and equipment; it extends far further than that. The business onboarding process is one that pays attention to integrating a new employee into a company’s culture, environment, community and vision.
29th Mar 2019
The Power of Guidance
Issue: Thursday, 28 February 2019. One of the key determinants of success is the creation of a secure base – an environment that allows one to turn to a trusted individual or set of beliefs that can allow them to survive and thrive.
28th Feb 2019
Growth and Empowerment
Issue: Thursday, 31 January 2019. The strength we seek is most often found within ourselves and the events we have experienced. Yet, the road to this discovery is an extensive journey of ups and downs – a critical, and sometimes non-linear sequence of events for both organisations and individuals to be able to find and embrace their identities. </p>In this first issue of our monthly digital magazine, we explore some of the factors that make way for the emergence of natural and transformational leadership: performance character; the development of basic leadership competencies; the influence of role models on children; the ability to drive change and a sense of agency.</p>
31st Jan 2019