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Company Culture and the Team – Some Practical Considerations

Company Culture and the Team – Some Practical Considerations

For anyone who has been charged with expanding business and thus the team, one thing is for sure, people are dynamic beings and often unpredictable. It is also true that without a team, and if you do not create future leaders in your organisation, there is little to...

Leadership Corner 2: Let’s talk About “Equality”

Leadership Corner 2: Let’s talk About “Equality”

In this 10 part series, we explore the Ten Components (ten behaviours) of The Thinking Environment® (Nancy Kline), and how understanding and practicing these behaviours has positively impacted my  relationships and interactions with others. Principle: “Even in a...

A Socially Distanced, Reflections with Ben

A Socially Distanced, Reflections with Ben

Today as we are living through a chapter of life where Covid-19 is ravaging through our society, I cannot but reflect on what we need to do to move forward. With this in mind, I cannot but recall how challenging life has been as an entrepreneur. I also cannot but be...

Leadership Corner 1 – Let’s talk About “Attention”

Leadership Corner 1 – Let’s talk About “Attention”

In this 10 part series, we explore the Ten Components (ten behaviours) of The Thinking Environment® (Nancy Kline), and how understanding and practicing these behaviours has positively impacted my relationships and interactions with others. “Attention is an act of...

Sue and the Corporate David versus Goliath

Sue and the Corporate David versus Goliath

Meet Sue, she owns 20% of a company with her two partners – Peter and Thando.  They started the business of buying and renting properties around 10 years ago.     At first, they purchased low cost properties infrequently.  However, over time the company started to...

Events Calendar 2021

Events Calendar 2021

February Series: Three Steps to Becoming a Better Leader (Part 1) The art of Listening and Influencing 18 February 2021 Cost: Free April How Collaborations in Business Boost Profits 20 April 2021 Cost: Free June  Three Steps to Becoming a Better Leader (Part 2)...

Mindful Management – Weird or Wonderful?

Mindful Management – Weird or Wonderful?

What is mindfulness?   Mindfulness means paying attention in a particular way; on purpose, in the present moment and non-judgmentally.   Mindfulness is about being fully awake in our lives. It is about perceiving the exquisite vividness of each moment. We feel more...

How to avoid a Painful Business Divorce….

How to avoid a Painful Business Divorce….

Meet Ben, he is one of the smartest and most hardworking people I know. I saw him put everything into his startup, but he still failed in the third year, why? Ben is a smart guy and thought of every technical component.  He put in everything he had in, but he never...

Decision-making deadlocks? How should you be dealing with them?

Decision-making deadlocks? How should you be dealing with them?

Effective decision – making is an integral part of running any Business or Company. In essence, Companies are governed by the democratic principle on both Shareholder and Board level. This means that the majority rules both on Shareholder and on Board level. The role...