All leaders, young and old, can relate with the dead-end feeling of not being in charge. So many times, the lack of authority paralyzes leaders, believing they must wait to be in charge until they can lead.
One of the greatest myths facing leaders today is the belief that you must be in charge in order to lead. Great leaders won't buy the lie. Great leaders will step up and lead with or without the authority to lead. Every road of leadership forks at the intersection of authority and influence. Learn to navigate influence without authority.