How to Start Leading, Even if You’ve Never Done it Before.

Jake Wilder
7 min readOct 16, 2021

The World Needs Leaders More Than It Needs Managers

“A real leader,” David Foster Wallace wrote, “can somehow get us to do certain things that deep down we think are good and want to be able to do but usually can’t get ourselves to do on our own.” There are few more fitting definitions of leadership than inspiring others to be better people. And yet, when most…

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Jake Wilder

I don’t know where I’m going. But at least I know how to get there.