1. Failure to communicate the vision clearly and continually.
2. Failure to affirm and encourage people who work with you to accomplish the vision.
3. Selling out the vision for anything or anyone.
4. Lack of continual growth on the part of the leader, including spiritual, leadership, and relational growth.
5. Failure to recognize and train other leaders who can help with the vision.
6. Putting the vision before God or family.
7. Failure to take calculated risks in order to further the vision.