Effective Leadership Communication

We have all heard the saying: “Communication is the key to success!” Leadership coaches and successful leaders all agree that when it comes to communication – A leader can never communicate enough! The communication gurus say that even when there is nothing to communicate, the leader should communicate that there is nothing to communicate… I […]

Business & Technology Leadership

Interim CEO & CIO Executive advisory to better integrate technology with the main revenue streams of the business to accelerate growth.

Quotes to shape Principles of Business Leadership

“Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.” – Dale Carnegie “There are only two ways to live life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is.” – Albert Einstein “Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of […]

Leadership definition

What is Leadership? How do you define Leadership in a concise sentence? According to Forbes a leader has got nothing to do with title, seniority or position within an organisation, personal attributes and management are definitely not leadership. So what is leadership then? Some thought leaders of our time define leadership as… Peter Drucker: “The […]

Leadership Styles

1. Autocratic Leadership Autocratic leadership is an extreme form of transactional leadership, where leaders have a lot of power over their people. Staff and team members have little opportunity to make suggestions, even if these would be in the team’s or the organization’s best interest. The benefit of autocratic leadership is that it’s incredibly efficient. […]

About the Author

Renier Botha is a Business Leader and Chartered Technology Professional (CITP) that works with organisations to better integrate technology innovation with business ideas, products and service delivery. Advising business leaders and actively managing technology business operations, Renier focuses companies, from start-up to enterprise, to better integrate technology innovations and intellectual property into their mainstream revenue […]

Artificial Intelligence Capabilities

AI is one of the most popular talked about technologies today. For business, this technology introduces capabilities that innovative business and technology leadership can utilise to introduce new dimensions and abilities within service and product design and delivery. Unfortunately, a lot of the real business value is locked up behind the terminology hype, inflated expectations […]