How to walk the talk as a leader

Leadership

One of the principle reasons behind leadership failures in the modern world is that leaders – be they corporate or political – do not walk the talk with the level of totality and moral commitment that is required to make a real difference. Lets explore why leaders don’ walk the talk, and how they could […]

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The Unfurling of the Flag

Life Lessons

A little background history for this story: In 1993/4 I was working as the Media Director at Ogilvy in Cape town. We were thrust into a literally 24/7 task working for the Business Election Fund, a fund created by big business who wanted to see a peaceful birth of a new democracy in South Africa, […]

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The Gift of Pain

Life Lessons

In South Africa we live in a very racialized and race aware country. Everything is defined in black and white, and there is a mountain of pain, rejection, fear and lack of acknowledgement that falls on fragile, hurt people. It is a humanitarian tragedy that has found some, but little healing in the years since […]

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