I’m not usually a fan of looking back at my past mistakes because in reality, every decision that I’ve made has led me to where I am today. And there’s no telling where I would be if I had done things differently.
However, part of being a mentor to others is reflecting on my own journey. It’s being able to say, “I did it this way, but this way might actually save you some time/money/tears.”
This is not to say that MY way works for everyone. Or that anybody’s way works for everyone.
Gosh, if that were true, then we’d all just copy the person who came before us and everyone would be successful.
But it doesn’t quite work that way.
We each have to forge our own paths. And that is going to look different for every single person because we have our own unique backgrounds that affect the way we see and interact in the world.
I say all of this because I don’t want you to read this and think that if you’re doing...