Listen & Learn: Buffett on Leadership


Warren Buffett, courtesy

Warren Buffett isn’t just the world’s savviest investor — he’s also an insightful business leader, as you would know if you read his annual letter to shareholders. If you’re not on his mailing list, never fear! — has you covered.

In a piece entitled “Warren Buffett’s Leadership Lessons“, Fortune’s Geoff Colvin looks at the three factors that make Buffett a leader, and someone we all could learn from. It’s a short read, but well worth it.

And talking of leadership, a new foundation to promote good leadership in Africa is being started in Lagos, later this month. The Segun Adeleye Foundation For Good Leadership In Africa will be launched at the University of Lagos on March 10, 2016.

The foundation aims, amongst other things, to promote good governance in African governments, to promote leadership training programs for young people, to provide scholarships for students who show leadership potential, and to develop an index, the SAFFGLIA Good Leadership Africa Index (SGLAI) as a barometer for measuring the performance of leaders throughout Africa.

Read more at The Eagle Online.