(By Joseph Mattera) Unfortunately, in every level and realm of life we have all witnessed serious leadership failure. It is no longer a surprise when we read about a high-level pastor, celebrity, sports figure or politician who is disgraced because of ethical or moral failure. As one who has worked with many struggling church and marketplace leaders on a very personal level for the past

30+ years, I have made the following observations regarding warning signs before a fall, which I teach younger leaders so they will avoid the mistakes of the present generation of leaders. All of us have fallen into the following in one way, shape or form. Hopefully, we will have learned the hard leadership lessons of life so we can pass on wisdom to the next generation. Here are seven warning signs before leadership failure: MORE