Patrick Jinks is a certified leadership and strategy coach, and President of The Jinks Perspective. He is the best-selling author of Strategic Fail: Why Nonprofit Strategic Planning Fails, and How to Fix It, and two best sellers with Jack Canfield (Chicken Soup for the Soul author). A member of the Forbes Coaches Council and regular contributor to Forbes.com, Patrick has served as faculty for Millersville University’s Nonprofit Resource Network (Lancaster, PA), and United Way Worldwide’s Center for Community Leadership at the Mary M. Gates Learning Center in Alexandria, VA. He is an adjunct coach with Leadership Systems, Inc. and a teaching member of The Right Question Institute. He is a Certified Influencer Trainer through Vital Smarts — the people who brought us Crucial Conversations. Patrick was featured as a Game Changer® and a Master of Success® in the USA Today and Wall Street Journal, respectively, and has been featured on CBS, NBC, ABC, and FOX across the country.