“Make Strong Your Only Choice” – Part 1

by Michael Morrison, Expert Resource 2020 Exchange

August 13, 2020

Michael Morrison

“How did it come to this?”; I and many others have asked long before Covid-19 reared its’ head, about the degree of mental fragility that seems to characterise many in today’s society.   The World Health Organisation estimates that by the year 2030, depression will become the number one non-fatal disease worldwide. Non-fatal is a misnomer, as many suicides are linked to depression. In fact, if we don’t crack depression we cannot reduce suicide.   2030, interestingly is also the same year that the last of the Baby Boomers will retire. A group who have seen mass manufacturing, mass marketing, mass medication and amassed wealth.   Many in the area of “Singularity” predict that our first real year where robotics…

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How Business Leaders Will Succeed in the 4th Industrial Revolution

by David Kelynack, Chief Executive 2020 Exchange

July 28, 2020

The 4th Industrial Revolution is on the roll and there’s no going back. Rapid tech advancement is its driving force, which brought about profound societal and economic changes. The world has become more globalised and interconnected than ever before. Profitability isn’t the sole preoccupation of business leaders anymore. Social and environmental responsibility sits on top of the agenda. These seismic shifts have caused massive disruption and opened up new opportunities at the same time. It’s clear we need capable leadership to illuminate the path ahead. Indeed, true leaders are capable of tackling mounting complexities and navigating the dynamic landscape of today. They give business organisations a chance to dominate the market. Here is what sets them apart from the crowd….

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Why Leadership Is Important? 10 Common Traits of Effective Leaders

by David Kelynack, Chief Executive 2020 Exchange

June 10, 2020

Research reveals that only 10% of people are natural-born leaders. Does this mean that the remaining 90% of us are destined to be followers all of our lives? Absolutely not. Rather, those to whom leading doesn’t come naturally can still learn how to emerge from the shadows, voice their opinions, and encourage action. Why should we pursue this personal and professional development? Why is leadership important? Today, we’re taking a deep dive into these questions. Along the way, we’ll also share 10 traits that define successful leadership and how you can begin honing them, even if it doesn’t come easy at first. Ready to learn more? Let’s get started! Why Is Leadership Important? How Does It Work? Imagine a ship without…

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