One of my favorite pastimes is reading leadership books and listening to leadership podcasts. Because, in my mind, I am a high capacity leader. The more that I read and the more that I listen, the more I am coming to an awful conclusion, I am not a high capacity leader. And I am willing to bet that you aren’t either.
The leaders who write the books and make the podcasts are the best in their industry. They have proven themselves as leaders through decades of hard work, and incremental gains that have snow balled into exponential growth, to where they are now writing books and making podcasts. As youth workers, by our very nature, by our very call, and by our place in our organization, chances are we are not high capacity leaders.Read More