Often we run across those people who need a little help in their lives. Whether they have merely stepped off the path to their dreams or gone the darker route of addiction, our first inclination is get in there and lend a helping hand. Much to our surprise…and our chagrin – this often achieves the opposite effect of annoying them and pushing them even further off the path of hope. How can we help those in need when what they need most is to want to help themselves? Planting hope for them to grow later when they’re ready is the way to go, but difficult to master.
Derrick Duplessy and the Duplessy Foundation have accomplished just this thing and in this episode he talks with your Success-Freaky mentoring men about his personal path to helping those in Boston’s inner city and beyond. Join Mordant & McFall as they chat with Derrick about the best way to lead people to their goals without pushing or forcing them to “drink your Kool-Aid.” [Read more…]