Leaders and Leadership Styles

In my experience, leaders are invariably different, there is not one standard model. In fact different leaders and leadership styles are required at different business stages. Basically there is a combination of types of leaders and leadership styles: – The Entrepreneurial leader The Professional leader The Complacent leader The Turnaround leader And these are combined…

A Paradigm Shift in Roles and Responsibilities

The boss is usually the decision maker — the patriarch — in many traditional business organisations. The boss in this management style makes every single decision. The employees soon get used to managerial style in this type of organization, which does not support a culture of accountability. There are usually no problems at the early…

A Changing Economy Changes Business Stakes

At the time of writing, the exchange rate Rand / Dollar is at R10,66 and the Rand / Euro at R14,59. This will obviously have a significant impact on the economy, and it is crucial to make a strategic evaluation of the likely effect this will have on your business. The impact will vary depending…