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Theo Veldsman

Theo Veldsman, Professor, and Head, Department of Industrial Psychology and People Management, University of JohannesburgTheo holds a Doctorate in Industrial and Organisational Psychology. He is a registered psychologist (both Industrial and Research Psychology) and a registered personnel practitioner.He has extensive research and development, as well as consulting experience over the past 30 years.Theo is regarded as one of the thought leaders in South Africa with respect to people management and the psychology of work. He has a proven ability to move seamlessly between theory and practice, and vice versa.

Global Leadership is in Crisis – it’s Time to Stop the...

Global Leadership
People around the world are angry and frustrated with those who “lead” them. Increasingly, leaders and leadership generate skepticism and, in some cases, open...

Maturity makes Great Leaders: The Journey from Dwarf to Giant

There is a pressing need for intelligent leaders who are able to deal effectively with today’s challenges and demands – and those of the...

How Toxic Leaders Destroy People as well as Organizations

How toxic leaders destroy people as well as organizations
There is a growing incidence of toxic leadership in organizations across the world. This is clear from anecdotal evidence as well as research which...