The Sherpas on Mt. Everest have a saying: “The summit is only the halfway summit.” While it is a tremendous accomplishment to reach the top, it’s not the end of the journey. Specifically, you now have to get back down, often the hardest part.
This lesson is equally true off the mountain. Summits are important milestones, but the ultimate value is when you take the gifts earned through your struggle and use them to ELEVATE your community and be a leader who serves.
Below are some ways I try to elevate.