Nine C’s of Leadership From “ Where Have All The Leaders Gone?”  By Lee Iacoca (2007)
1. A leader has to be a person of  C haracter. <ul><li>A leader knows the  difference between right and wrong  and have th...
2. A leader has to  C ommunicate. <ul><li>Leaders must know how to  talk straight , not spending time convincing us that t...
3. A leader has to be  C ompetent. <ul><li>A leader should know what’s got be done. He must be a  problem solver . </li></...
4. A leader has to show  C uriosity <ul><li>He/she  listens to people outside of the “Yes, sir” crowd  in his/her inner ci...
5. A leader has to be  C reative. <ul><li>A leader has to  think outside the box . </li></ul><ul><li>Leadership is about  ...
6. A leader must have  C ourage. <ul><li>A leader must have “ balls .” </li></ul><ul><li>Courage is a  commitment to sit d...
7. To be a leader, you’ve go to have  C onviction. <ul><li>A leader must have passion to get something done. </li></ul><ul...
8. A leader should have  C harisma. <ul><li>Charisma is the quality that makes people want to  follow you .  </li></ul><ul...
9. You can’t be a leader, if you don’t have  C ommon Sense <ul><li>Common sense means knowing “a dip of horseshit from a d...
Leader are made especially in times of  C risis. In these times of crisis, we need  to choose our leaders wisely.
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Nine C’S Of Leadership

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Lee Iacoca, in his book, "Where have all the leaders gone" writes about his nine C's of leadership. Although he wrote this book for the US voters challengine them to choose their leaders wisely, the book is relvant to other nations like the Philippines who also vote their leaders.

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Nine C’S Of Leadership

  1. 1. Nine C’s of Leadership From “ Where Have All The Leaders Gone?” By Lee Iacoca (2007)
  2. 2. 1. A leader has to be a person of C haracter. <ul><li>A leader knows the difference between right and wrong and have the guts to do the right thing . </li></ul><ul><li>A leader does not abuse his power. He weighs the consequences of his actions. </li></ul>
  3. 3. 2. A leader has to C ommunicate. <ul><li>Leaders must know how to talk straight , not spending time convincing us that things are not really as bad as they seem. </li></ul><ul><li>Communication has to start with telling the truth , even when it’s painful. </li></ul>
  4. 4. 3. A leader has to be C ompetent. <ul><li>A leader should know what’s got be done. He must be a problem solver . </li></ul><ul><li>A competent leader chooses his/her team well . </li></ul><ul><li>He/she picks people who know what they’re doing . </li></ul>
  5. 5. 4. A leader has to show C uriosity <ul><li>He/she listens to people outside of the “Yes, sir” crowd in his/her inner circle. </li></ul><ul><li>If a leader never steps outside his/her comfort zone to hear different ideas, he/she grows stale. </li></ul><ul><li>If you don’t put your beliefs to the test, how would you know if they are right? </li></ul>
  6. 6. 5. A leader has to be C reative. <ul><li>A leader has to think outside the box . </li></ul><ul><li>Leadership is about managing change . Things change, and you get creative. </li></ul><ul><li>A leader adapts to change. </li></ul>
  7. 7. 6. A leader must have C ourage. <ul><li>A leader must have “ balls .” </li></ul><ul><li>Courage is a commitment to sit down at the negotiating table and talk. </li></ul><ul><li>A political leader takes a position even when he/she knows it will cost him/her votes. </li></ul>
  8. 8. 7. To be a leader, you’ve go to have C onviction. <ul><li>A leader must have passion to get something done. </li></ul><ul><li>He/she never abandons advocacies and missions in life. </li></ul>
  9. 9. 8. A leader should have C harisma. <ul><li>Charisma is the quality that makes people want to follow you . </li></ul><ul><li>A leader must be able to inspire . </li></ul><ul><li>People follow a leader because they trust him. </li></ul>
  10. 10. 9. You can’t be a leader, if you don’t have C ommon Sense <ul><li>Common sense means knowing “a dip of horseshit from a dip of vanilla ice cream.” If you don’t know the difference, you can never be a leader. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Leader are made especially in times of C risis. In these times of crisis, we need to choose our leaders wisely.

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