Steinhoff CEO Markus Jooste was an excessively dominant, forceful and feared boss.
Steinhoff was the darling of investors, asset managers, analysts and financial journalists. But its success was built on shaky foundations.
The body language of pride.
Whether pride is good for you may depend on your personality.
Justice and Divine Vengeance Pursuing Crime – although the Nemesis of today will likely come with fewer wings.
The Greek myths teach that pride comes before a fall – something that our leaders, filled with hubris, rarely see before it's too late.
George W Bush: a man not to be misunderestimated.
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Most people agree on the qualities that a leader should have: we prefer to follow people who are confident, decisive, ambitious and persuasive rather than the insecure, dithering, apathetic and weak. So…