In this series of Raise Your Game and The Science of Building Leaders, Lily Cheah from Leaderonomics speaks on how volunteerism and community involvement play a role in your leadership success journey.
By NINA TI
A plucky Malaysian is one of the main movers behind the recent “Humanitarian and Love” project – a free medical mission that delivered basic healthcare to the poor villagers of Santhong District in Vientiane, Laos.
Everyday there are inspirational people everywhere doing good work. And while we could choose to either do what we can to contribute or not, I believe that when we choose to do so, our world expands and life becomes so much fuller.
We often think volunteering is some feel good activity we do every once in a while to make ourselves feel better. However what a lot of people don’t realise is that volunteering is a very effective way of accelerating the development of our leadership.