A Lesson from a Dark Room
If I were to put in you a completely dark room and you had no idea where the door was, how would you find the door?
You would have to take a step, and adjust for your next step given the “feedback,” wouldn’t you? You would probably bump into things. You may even get a few bruises. You might feel uncomfortable or scared and perhaps get frustrated, too.
Learning to lead or elevating your leadership to the next level can feel a lot like being in that dark room.
How do you, as a leader, react when you find yourself in inherently unfamiliar territory?