In the journey of leadership, the path is often uncharted and challenging. John Maxwell rightly says, “A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.” This encapsulates why every leader needs a mentor – to find the way. A mentor does not just guide; they illuminate paths that were previously hidden.
Jim Rohn, a man of profound wisdom, stated, “You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.” Surrounding yourself with wise mentors elevates not just your thoughts, but your actions. In leadership, this means making decisions that are not just good, but exceptional.
As you reflect on these words, consider the value a mentor could add to your leadership journey. Is there someone who embodies the leadership qualities you aspire to? Reach out, for in the words of Napoleon Hill, “Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.”