Happy Monday! How was your weekend? We have been enjoying beautiful weather. BUT>> Our forecast says a Snow Storm is rolling our way. LOLOL NOOOOOO! It is time for me to reach out to friends in the southern states and get out of here!
We will begin a new Monday Wisdom Topic, Self Development, and guess what? It starts with who you hang with. Who are your peeps?
That’s right, and you are who you hang around! It’s time to see if your relationships support your goals and dreams. Do the people in your life push you forward or pull you down?
Mentorship and community are vital aspects of personal and professional growth. A mentor can help you navigate your path and overcome challenges, while a community can provide you with the support and resources you need to achieve your goals. Research studies have shown that people who have mentors and are part of a community tend to be more successful and satisfied with their lives.
Being part of a community provides a sense of belonging and purpose, which is critical for personal growth. You can learn from the experiences of others and share your own experiences to help others grow. In addition, being part of a community can help you develop skills, build relationships, and gain confidence.
A research study by David Clutterbuck and Sue Megginson found that people who have mentors are more likely to advance their careers and earn more money. They also found that people who are part of a community tend to have higher self-esteem, confidence, and resilience levels. The study shows that mentorship and community can significantly impact personal and professional growth.
One of the most critical aspects of mentorship and community is the relationship that develops between the mentor and the mentee or the community members. A relationship built on trust, respect, and a shared sense of purpose can be transformational. It can give you the support and encouragement you need to take risks and pursue your dreams.
So, if you’re looking to make a quantum leap in your personal or professional life, seek out a mentor or join a community. As the African proverb says, “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” Surround yourself with people who inspire and motivate you, who challenge you to be your best self, and who believe in your potential.
Remember, you are worthy of a fulfilling and abundant life. Choose relationships that support your growth and uplift your spirit. As the scripture says, “Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up” (Ecclesiastes 4:9-10). Together, we can accomplish great things and create a better world for ourselves and those around us.
So, let’s march forward into this month with the intention of surrounding ourselves with people who lift us up, challenge us to be our best, and support our goals and dreams. Let’s choose to be part of communities that inspire us and provide us with the resources and support we need to achieve our goals. And let’s be open to mentorship opportunities that can provide us with the guidance and wisdom we need to reach our full potential. Together, we can create a world of wholeness and health, one relationship at a time.
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This week on PURPOSE BY DESIGN AND WRITE NOW… Nichol and I celebration Part 2 of our Purpose Award Winners. Dr. Lisa Yvette Jones, Dr. Angela Bennett, Sonia Merritt, Dr. Carolyn Brooks-Collins & Dr. John Ughulu
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