Auditor as a Leader Coach

Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply – Stephen R. Covey Most audits are delayed resulting in reports that are outdated, repeat findings, uncompleted audit plans and audit cost budget overrun in a world where the auditor is expected to do more with less. Internal …

Explore possibilities whilst maintaining what is available

We know what we are, but know not what we may be – William Shakespeare Elon Musk decided that one of his goals was to explore planet Mars instead of the opportunities available on earth which could still have made him a billionaire. Richard Branson started with a small mail-order record business and today has …

Make that decision today

Life is a matter of choices, and every choice you make makes you – John C. Maxwell I read a post in the social media recently that was widely circulated which says that when you see hawkers hawking their goods by the roadside at a certain price, you should pay the price requested without negotiation …

Importance of feedback in leadership development and change management

Receiving feedback is like swallowing a bitter pill. No matter how strong we may be, it is difficult to accept feedback that is not positive and does not massage our egos. Acceptance of feedback is a sign of maturity and willingness to change. Individuals, teams and organisations that understand the importance of feedback have used …