Where Have All the Leaders Gone? is a New York Times bestseller book by Lee Iacocca, the former CEO of Chrysler. It was published in Pete said: I’m listening to the audiobook of Lee Iacocca’s Where Have All the Lee Iacocca, in answering the question “Where Have All the Leaders Gone,” fails . Iacocca, the bestselling author and former president of Ford and Chrysler, is back to sound a howl of anger against the sad state of leadership.

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An Autobiography Kindle Edition. The Biggest C is Crisis Leaders are made, not born. Will we ever get the whefe from the business man who tried to be honest ele business and politics for the sake of responsibility to planet and others?

They can lift us to heights we never dreamed possible. President,’ I finally said, ‘how can you be so sure when you don’t yet know all the facts? Collins said Iacocca was more interested in celebrity than being a great CEO — the lesson there being: It isn’t hard to read and some of the things he says are good ideas, but not easily implemented.

We are so accustomed to being test-marketed, polled, sound-bited, obfuscated, and outright lied to that anyone who will speak to us like adults gets our attention. He even evaluates some of the top candidates from both parties on how well they measure up on each of his principles of leadership. He told Bush, “Mr. He prides himself on being faith based, not reality based.


Discouragingly, I was wrong. It takes a constant infusion of fresh ideas and leadership to prevent that.

At age 82, he has seen the U. That story will make the reader laugh. The inability to listen is a form of arrogance. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. He has to read voraciously, because the world is a big, complicated place. I started reading this a few days ago. We are so brainwashed by the media that we can only see Republican and Democrat.

Where Have All the Leaders Gone? | Book by Lee Iacocca | Official Publisher Page | Simon & Schuster

Read more Read less. It took Bush a couple of days to get his bearings and devise the right photo op at Ground Zero. It isn’t hard to read and some of the I really enjoyed Iacocca autobiography Origin The above-quoted editorial, offering a scathing condemnation of the Bush administration and condemning pee lack of strong leadership in the U.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. I probably am a big freak for this, but…I have, in fact, read all three of the Lee Iacocca books. Lee Iacocca has the answer. Oct 14, J Pearce rated it really liked it. Seems a comm Are all leaders just self interested power brokers? By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Fortunately for Iacocca, here in the U. Part rant, part call to action, part history of his life; Iacocca puts forth a list he calls the 9 C’s of Leadership by which we should measure our leaders.


Lee Iacocca – Where Have All the Leaders Gone?

He is constantly name dropping and his love fest with Castro is particularly disgusting to read. Iacocca’s book about leadership is focused on the American presidency, and focused on the election year of For example, variants that circulated a month before the presidential election included the following non-Iacocca passages referencing Democratic nominee Barack Obama: Iacocca has proven himself to be a leader, but he needs a little work on his writing or his choice of ghost writers.

It is a blunt indictment of American culture, the people, AND the leaders. Articles needing additional references from June All articles needing additional references Articles with topics of unclear notability from June All articles with topics of unclear notability Pages to import images to Wikidata All stub articles.

This book was a gift from my daughter, who knows I am political. But when you look around, you’ve got to ask: I’m not talking about being flashy. Author of the gigantic number one bestsellers Iacocca: Congress responds to record deficits by passing a huge tax cut for the wealthy thanks, but I don’t need it.

We should look at how the current administration stacks up.