Working WITH the community means the community needs to act for the sake of heaven also.

Real name
William Berkson

In our Shabbat discussion of this topic and these mishnayot, at Temple Rodef Shalom, Laura Weil pointed out that these mishnayot are not only about the leadership, but also about the community. The culture of the community much be such that they are willing to work WITH leaders "for the sake of heaven", for the good of those in the organization and those they serve. Effective leadership depends not only on integrity in the leaders, but also in the followers.