Even the most iconic individuals needed guidance along the way.
Even some of the most iconic and inspiring individuals had to start somewhere. From art to tech to politics, these dynamic figures have left a considerable impact on society—thanks in large part to the mentors who offered them tips, insights, and resources along the way. Today, more than one in three students at risk of not graduating from high school grew up without an adult mentor. But it’s clear that with the right guidance at the right time, any one of us could change the world.