We are the people we admire. We just don’t realise it.
Reflecting on those individuals in my professional and personal life who have an impact on me is a valuable exercise.
Little wonder. In business terms, what’s going on here is kind of virtuous cycle.
Put in slightly more human terms, the process reminds me that things I admire about someone else are the nascent, unacknowledged, or overlooked qualities of my own.