Job Vacancies: PM, DPM, VPM, PPS, MPs in Parliament

Today, one year ago, I started sharing job vacancies on my Facebook wall, which I find daily in local newspapers. But I believe there exists one field in which young people can easily find a job: the Mauritian Parliament. We live in an age where the drive for tertiary education is at an all time… Read More

A Political Leader’s Motivation to Solve Problems Against Relationships

Leaders are usually spurred either by a problem – an inner focus, for example an idea, a special cause – or are motivated by a relationship in their surroundings. Leaders also come across as being protective of those they consider to be their own by needs. Consequently, political leaders who are closer to particular groups act… Read More

The Quest for Power and Authority

Power and leadership are vague and bewildering concepts that are mutually knotty to operate. It should be highlighted that the mere use of the term power connotes something evil or discriminatory however it is universally acknowledged that the use of power is deeply ingrained in the social being that is the human. In politics, the… Read More

A Good Leader Believes in His Own Ability to Control Events

Notably, it should be added that a leader is also a person who holds the power to modify the course of events. According to theorists Hermann and Preston (1994), leaders who assume their responsibilities and know what would be the eventual consequences, are ‘skilful both directly and indirectly in getting what they want.’ For a… Read More