True effort and passion to make a difference can be contagious. It takes courage to be the one to try first.
Change may take a Herculean effort that is not possible without the help of others, but being the first can motivate others to take action in order to make a lasting impact.
Our profession provides us with an endless amount of opportunities to be the first to try. When we commit ourselves to this effort, we create the energy needed to inspire others to do the same.
The 2-minute video below is a great example of how being first to try can make a genuine difference.