Leadership Lessons from the Disastrous Children’s Crusade

Jake Wilder
3 min readNov 3, 2022

Vision without Strategy is a Recipe for Failure

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“Charisma is the result of effective leadership, not the other way around,” wrote Warren Bennis. Yet too often we confuse these traits. We’re trained to see people and organizations in terms of their charm. We idolize leaders who offer bold visions and instinctively seem to follow the most dominant person in the room…

Jake Wilder

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