• board designations

    The Governing Body (GB) is responsible for the governance of an organization. Companies Act (2008, Section 66 (1)) vests the governing body (board of directors) with the legal responsibility and accountability for…

  • corporate directors’ challenges

    Business by definition requires taking up risk in order to exploit opportunities for growth. This creates another challenge of estimating the risk that can be taken within a growth strategy to increases…

  • CORPORATE DIRECTORS’ dilemma

    Challenges that Corporate Directors Face While governing corporations is an interesting proposition, directors often have to make difficult choices and trade offs. Some times they have to make judgment calls with minimal…

  • ethical and effective corporate leadership

    Now having dispensed with those formalities let us continue looking at the definition. “Corporate Governance -is the exercise of ethical and effective leadership by the governing body towards achievement of the following…

  • debunking some corporate leadership myths

    In the last blog we established that the governing body (or board of directors for corporates) has legal responsibilities to exercise leadership over the organization or else face the possibility of legal…

  • corporate leadership

    I am preparing for certification in Corporate Governance with IoDSA. In that process I will be sharing my thoughts on corporate governance based on the King IV Report and the South African…

  • semper fidelis – always faithful

    We have journeyed together the last few posts as I sought to articulate my personal values. Today I articulate my last value. Semper Fidelis – I am always faithful to God. I…

  • Semper Reformanda – always reforming

    Your core values are your fundamental beliefs that serve as guiding principles regulating your behavior. They highlight what you stand for. When you know what you value, you can live in accord…

  • coram deo – under the gaze of god

    Coram Deo– I live in the presence, under the authority, and to the glory of God. I walk in integrity and live by principle. Coram Deo is the concept of living in…