Take a look at leadership failures. Think of great leaders who have failed.
Without even thinking about leaders who have failed, a couple come to mind:
President Bill Clinton
Tim Lambesis (Lead singer of As I Lay Dying
Those are but a few of the leaders who have seen their leadership destroyed or tarnished because they compromised in areas no leader should ever compromise. And I’m not naming any names to shame anyone. I’m bringing examples you probably know.
Once you begin to compromise in these areas, you’re on a very slippery slope that could wipe out your influence as a leader.
That’s why I want to look at the areas that are vital to maintaining great leadership.
Leaders, especially young leaders, should never compromise: