Category: Leadership & ethics

  • The New Reality for Leadership

    The New Reality for Leadership

    The 21st century business environment changes have created an opportunity for the rise of ethical leaders as the traditional perception of a leader-as-hero is now being challenged by that of a humble leader who empowers and develops others. What is ethical behaviour? Definition: Acting in ways consistent with what society and individuals typically think are good […]

  • Laissez-Faire Leadership Style – does it work?

    Laissez-Faire Leadership Style – does it work?

    What is Laissez-Faire Leadership Style and WHY is it so often critiqued?

  • Why is Ethical Leadership Important?

    Why is Ethical Leadership Important?

    Increasing Public Awareness of Ethics Since the 2008 financial crisis, the public awareness and concern with ethical behaviour of organisations has been increasing. With consumers and potential clients more aware of business ethics than ever before, it is important that companies regard ethics as a top priority  and develop a framework and workplace culture that […]

  • How I found My Vision of Leadership & Leadership Style

    How I found My Vision of Leadership & Leadership Style

    My vision of leadership, how I found my leadership style and what are the qualities for today’s successful leaders.

  • Leadership and Ethics

    Leadership and Ethics

    Many academicians describe leadership as revolving around vision, ideas and has more to do with inspiring people as to direction and goals than with day-to-day implementation (Bennis 2007:132).  In order to define ethical leadership one must examine the root concepts of the two main schools of ethics: deontological ethics and consequentialist ethics.  Deontological ethics places special emphasis on […]