This year has certainly been a tumultuous one for many South Africans.

Events affecting almost all of us, such as #feesmustfall, load-shedding, water-shedding and the rand-sliding, especially since Nhlanhla Nene was removed as finance minister, have dominated our headlines.

At the core of many of these and other issues our country is grappling with, is one central challenge – a lack of strong, credible and effective leadership. What are the leadership lessons we can learn from some of the major events that have shaped our economy and society this year?

Read Leon Ayo's full article

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Welcome to OBSERVE Magazine Issue 15

A special issue dedicated to talent and potential

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New mentorship initiative tackling gender diversity in hospitality leadership

Despite the case for more gender-diverse boards being made many times over, there is still some w...

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Industry-wide mentoring initiative launched to fast-track female leaders in hospitality

Global executive search firm Odgers Berndtson partners with UK Hospitality, BT Sport and Elliotts.