Potential And Decisions

Feb 10, 2014 1 Min Read
Alt

Since I was quite young, the potential of people has always intrigued me. Part of the reason why youth fascinates me is the potential the young carry within them. Potential is like an unlit match, where once struck can light itself, a candle, or a bonfire. I think potential is something everyone feels in themselves, but whether they strike the first strike and how they go on to light things is a matter that differs from one person to another.

Maybe  this week, we can take a step back from looking to others as our heroes and instead turn that looking inward. You want a hero to tide you through your days? Well, take a look in the mirror instead. What potentials have you? How much do you have un-mined in you? What have you to offer not only to yourself, but to those around you?

Potential. It is in all of us. And maybe more than just potential, what will truly be heroic is the decision to act on and carry forth that potential.

Click here for more articles if you enjoyed reading this.

Share This

Leadership

Alt

This article is published by the editors of Leaderonomics.com with the consent of the guest author. 

You May Also Like

leader taking a courageous step forward over a cliff

Courage Intelligence – Leadership for the Future

By Sonia McDonald. With real-world examples and impactful strategies, discover the power of courageous leadership in navigating challenges, shaping organisational culture, and influencing positive change.

Jan 08, 2024 11 Min Read

Alt

Zoltan Jakab, Founder of Thinkout Events

Join Audrey Tong in this episode of The Leaderonomics Show with Zoltan Jakab, founder of Thinkout Events, shares his advocacy on using immersive gameplay and escape rooms as a great platform to enhance teamwork and facilitate communication and leadership skills.

Jan 24, 2017 27 Min Video

Be a Leader's Digest Reader