A couple of weeks ago, my phone rang. Because the number wasn’t familiar, I let it go to voicemail. It turned out that the call was from Big Brothers Big Sisters. I was listed as a reference for a couple, some of my closest friends, who had signed up to volunteer. I was really proud of them. Most of us talk about improving our communities, but few of us follow through.
However, as a leader, giving back is essential. Besides helping to make your community stronger and healthier, giving back will sharpen soft skills like communication, give you the chance to connect with like-minded individuals, and boost your self-esteem. But mentoring doesn’t just have to be limited to the community: There’s an entire generation of future leaders craving someone to share the skills, knowledge, and expertise that will make them successful.
With that in mind, here are five easy ways you can give back to the next generation of leaders.
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