Episode 39

S1/E39: How Great Leaders Make Unpopular Decisions & Remain Relevant - Zondwa Mandela


The Chairman of the Mandela Legacy Foundation and grandson of the great Nelson Mendala, Zondwa Mendala, discusses how great leaders are willing to make unpopular decisions and remain relevant.

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As Chairman of Mandela Legacy, Zondwa is responsible for creating economically sustainable solutions that meet humanitarian challenges. He is also responsible for creating, communicating, and implementing the organization’s vision, mission, and overall direction.

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Alex D. Tremble (aka The Federal Career Coach) is an award-winning speaker, author, and leadership expert who has over 10 years of experience coaching and advising some of our nation’s most senior level government leaders. He is also the host of The Alex Tremble Show, which brings together successful executives from across the world to provide government employees with the strategies needed to gain influence and advance in their careers.

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