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7 Reasons why leaders fail

Many leaders fail every day. They fail for lots of reasons. But there are seven key reasons that you should know to help you avoid failing as a leader.


Leadership and Humility

When you do a word association with humility, leadership probably does not pop into your head.


Integrity: A Leader’s Most Important Quality

In a recent survey I read, businessmen were asked what they thought was the most important quality of a leader. The overwhelming response was integrity and honesty.


Right Priorities, Make Sure Yours are Aligned with God’s

Priorities are essential for a leader because he or she must be able to focus on a few key areas that are most important to accomplishing the vision or goal of the organization. When a leader has priorities, they are able to determine what tasks they should be doing, and what tasks they should pass on to others


Effective Leaders Remain Accountable

When you think of accountability, you often think of a leader keeping others accountable. That’s one of their roles as a leader right? Well this is true, but a leader also has the responsibility to keep him or herself accountable.


Get off the Bench and Play

When you think about church you usually also think about the pastor who is in charge of that church. Most people would assume that a pastor is, or should be, responsible for everything that occurs at their church. But thats not the case, a pastor needs key people around them to help with the ministry.


Effective Leaders Must First Learn to Follow Well

To become a great leader you must first learn to follow well. Even if the person that God has placed in leadership above you is a poor leader, you must honor them.


Seven Benefits of Life Coaching

Benefits from life coaching can be immediate and often last a life time. Often a coach will offer a valuable suggestion or ask a question in a way that changes your thinking immediately.


10 Leadership Principles from Bill Hybels

Bill Hybels, in his book, Axiom, has collected a treasure of leadership principles he calls leadership proverbs. Here are the top ten leadership principles that can help you become a better leader.


Lead By Example

Lead by example; it is a very important factor for instilling key values in those under you, plus it is essential for a leader to set a good example.