I believe the most effective way we learn to lead is by watching and mimicking other great leaders. But leaders are typically pretty busy people. So, how do we find the time to surround ourselves with excellence?
Make up a reason.
This morning my reason was a Book Swap. I invited entrepreneurs and leaders to come to breakfast and bring a book they highly recommend to someone else. It was was an amazing experience and I’m really grateful for these fellas and their desire to grow.
You don't have to put together a book swap to get around greatness, but you do have to do something. What are you going to do to ensure you intentionally surround yourself with excellence? Don't wait for an invitation.
Oh and here's the list of books that were traded: