A flash in the pan. He was great and then he fell. He couldn’t continue leading well.
You’ve probably heard these quips about leaders who burned out far too soon.
They didn’t have the stamina to continue in leadership. They couldn’t go the distance. They wound up with leadership fatigue.
But you can learn how to build up your leadership stamina.
If you’re wanting to lead for the long haul, you’ve got to build up your stamina for the trials of leadership.
Leadership can easily wear you down. You’ve got so much riding on the next project or the young leader you’re trying to mentor.
You know there’s a lot to be done. The key is to build your leadership stamina up before you hit the rough spots.