You have probably already been doing some of the things it takes to be an amazing leader in Gracie Barra.
- Setting and working towards goals
- Building your Jiu-Jitsu skillset
- Being a team player
- Being a team leader
While all of these are valuable steps in your leadership journey, we can’t forget about the necessity of being a Jiu-Jitsu ambassador. It is this step that will transform you from being an awesome Instructor on the mats to a true JJ leader on and off the mats.
Ingredients of an Ambassador
An ambassador is someone who represents an entity, working to positively develop relationships with those who might interact on some level with that entity. The effective ambassador looks for opportunities to connect with others in the community and consistently provides a platform others to learn as much as possible about the entity.
The following ingredients are important for ambassadors so that they can be as effective as possible.