Some of the most exciting and rewarding sessions I delivered this year were the ones I facilitated to sixth graders at a local school.
These kids grasped as much about leadership as almost all of the adults I train.
Understanding Leadership Lessons
Each time I had the honor to work with these young leaders, I was amazed by how quickly they grasped the same leadership concepts that I share with adults during my leadership development seminars.
Whether talking about personality types and trust, or more complex concepts like managing conflict and providing honoring feedback, these pre-teen participants were able to understand the material and carry on in-depth discussions on how the material applied to their own relationships.
As a parent of a 12 year old myself, I have personally experienced the negative effects that bullying and conflict have had on my daughter.
I was expecting that concepts like using…
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