Leaders lead. Followers follow. The relationship between leaders and followers is as simple as that. Followers can make or break a leader by supporting him and influencing how the desired goals are achieved. Everyone of us is followers in some area or the other of our lives. We keep filling in roles in our lives. As kids, we follow our parents, older sibling lead younger ones.
In our social circles, we tend to follow someone who has strong leadership skills likewise in other settings too. No leader can impact the world without having good followers. Only a good follower can become a good leader. Leaders who are not good followers may turn into tyrants. Here are five reasons why a good follower makes a better leader.