The Everyday Leader

Conversations with leaders from across Africa’s companies, organizations, and governments about their experience managing teams and projects throughout their careers.

Ifedolapo Ogunjubee: Head of Global Business and Partnerships, TermiiFinding win-win roles for team members, building a culture of trust within a fast-moving startup team, and translating your personal superpower into a…
Darlington Kabatende: Regional Director, JibuShifting from individual contributor to people manager, building win-win relationships with franchise owners, and empowering local leaders to adapt…
Ben Shaw: Associate, EXEO CapitalDealing with stress, using mentors to manage ups and downs, and the importance of contextualizing leadership and business advice
Maggie Mushira: Partner, Global Search, ShortlistConfronting insecurities by speaking about them, balancing strategy with execution, and how great leaders can step in and succeed with almost any team
Chilekwa Banda: Managing Director, Post Dot Net ZambiaThe challenges of managing staff who are friends, the importance of making teams know that they have been heard, and why leaders need to understand…
Benny Ayerite: Manager, Enforcement, NSITFBeing a manger inside a civil service organization and the types of responsibilities that don't show up on a job description
Syakaa William: Project Manager, DalbergBeing mindful of setting the right pace of work for a team, enabling a customized work experience for staff and identifying a problem you are passionate…
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