Paying it Forward: My Tips for Today's Young Leaders

Jean, Lorri L.
August 2012
Vanguard (LA Gay & Lesbian Center);Aug2012, p3
The article presents the author's tips for young activists on how to become a successful leader. The author suggests that young activists should operate with integrity and intellectual honesty to build trust and leadership. She notes that they should live by the golden rule and should be humble. Moreover, she highlights the importance of taking risks that have the potential for great return.


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