An army of 1000: The leadership development journey

One of my favourite Chinese idioms is, “…while it is easy to raise an army of 1,000, a competent General is hard to come by.” It rings true in its simplicity by reminding us how rare good leadership is. But
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Learning Agility: Maximising collaboration to meet business goals

Effective collaboration between employees and teams is the competitive edge necessary to thrive in volatile and changing business environments. Collaboration is one of the most effective tools for tackling complexity. Decades of research has shown that complex problem solving is faster
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Learning Agility and performance: what makes a successful team?

It is critical for organisations to ensure their employees work together in high performing teams. In this article I examine the factors that affect team performance and the research into Learning Agility and group success... How effective teams are in an
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Learning Agility: Succession planning over the long-term

The science of strategic workforce planning involves being able to predict talent gaps and fill them with the right employees. This planning process needs to happen five to ten years in advance, to ensure that talent within the organisation is
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Learning Agility: Changing roles in a changing business environment

  Change-readiness and Learning Agility plays an integral role in the building of a 5-10 year talent pipeline in conditions where it’s not clear how the business and the roles within it will evolve. Let’s take a look into how the need
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Learning Agility: Creating and managing high-performing agile teams

We need to do more than before to get ahead of the curve, but with less resources. In order to move more quickly and adapt faster, organisations need to shift towards high performing, agile teams. This is the modern paradox. What
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The relationship between Learning Agility and performance

Learning Agility can be defined as the ability to develop new, effective behaviour in the face of new experiences. Along with this comes the ability to be flexible, take on different viewpoints and successfully apply different approaches. The measurement of Learning
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Top talent management and HR trends for 2018

  In the past few years, HR has seen an explosion of digitisation and technology. With online, cloud-based software becoming more common and data becoming more easily accessible, analytics and data-driven decisions have been highlighted as key areas to improve business
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An army of 1000: The leadership development journey
2018-07-03

One of my favourite Chinese idioms is, “…while it is easy to raise an army of 1,000, a competent General is hard to come by.” It rings true in its simplicity by reminding us how rare good leadership is...

Learning Agility: Maximising collaboration to meet business goals
2018-06-07

Learning Agility and effective collaboration is the competitive edge necessary to thrive in volatile and changing business environments...

Learning Agility and performance: what makes a successful team?
2018-05-21

It is critical for organisations to ensure their employees work together in high performing teams. In this article I examine the factors that affect team performance and the research into Learning Agility and group success...

Learning Agility: Succession planning over the long-term
2018-04-23

The Learning Agility of future leaders forms the key foundation for strategic succession planning with a 5-10 year horizon...

Learning Agility: Changing roles in a changing business environment
2018-04-06

The need for rapid change is impacting both job roles and organisations. We look at three industries and the effects of these changes...

Learning Agility: Creating and managing high-performing agile teams
2018-03-05

Find out how to apply Learning Agility toward the creation of successful, fast moving and change-focused agile teams...

The relationship between Learning Agility and performance
2018-02-13

To what extent does measuring Learning Agility help us to predict the performance of professionals and leaders in the workplace?

Top talent management and HR trends for 2018
2018-01-23

Here are the top talent trends that are shaping the landscape of HR in South Africa and internationally...

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