Have you ever looked at the world around you and wondered how leaders are created? Great leaders don’t just find themselves in positions of power by chance. They’ve strategically and purposely created opportunities for networking and advancement. Executives find themselves scaling professional social networks like Linkedin or rsvping for the company’s holiday party when looking to close that next big deal.
Many parents have the same attitude when intentionally creating an emerging leader within their child. In this case, exposure to leadership becomes key. A budding judge or attorney benefits from joining debate teams or viewing documentaries about important court cases. Are there children who eventually become judges despite not be exposed to the likes of Supreme Court justices? Surely! However, with the emergence of social media and it’s immediate accessibility to those who were otherwise unattainable, parents are utilizing a variety of platforms to mold young leaders. Continue reading “Developing the Leader Within Your Child”