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Coker leadership 21 laws

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As educational recap for John Maxwell's book, The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership. Takes examples from the 1989 movie Glory, starring Matthew Broderick, Carey Elwes and Morgan Freeman.

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Coker leadership 21 laws

  1. 1. Leadership Melanie Coker September 12, 2010 Leadership & Organizational Behavior
  2. 2. Glory Colonel Robert G. Shaw Major Cabot Forbes Sargent Major John Rawlins
  3. 3. Colonel Robert Shaw Robert Shaw was appointed as commander of the Civil War company in his early twenties with little previous experience. His journey through leadership was cha!enging. Four examples of the Laws of Leadership were prominent. Law of the Lid Law of Respect Law of Connection Law of Solid Ground
  4. 4. Colonel Robert Shaw Robert Shaw was appointed as commander of the Civil War company in his early twenties with little previous experience. His journey through leadership was cha!enging. Four examples of the Laws of Leadership were prominent. Law of the Lid Law of Respect Law of Connection Law of Solid Ground .
  5. 5. Colonel Robert Shaw
  6. 6. Colonel Robert Shaw Shaw realized that to become a better leader he had to raise his standards and expectations of his company. .
  7. 7. Colonel Robert Shaw
  8. 8. Colonel Robert Shaw Shaw’s actions and choices showed strong courage. .
  9. 9. Colonel Robert Shaw
  10. 10. Colonel Robert Shaw To overcome the barrier of cultural differences Shaw sought out a connection with Mr. Rawlins. .
  11. 11. Colonel Robert Shaw
  12. 12. Colonel Robert Shaw When his men needed shoes he made sure to overcome obstacles. When faced with putting the men under an undesirable commander, he chose to protect his men. .
  13. 13. Major Cabot Forbes Major Cabot Forbes gives us different examples of leadership in action and developing leadership. Forbes’s relationship with Shaw shows us how Forbes benefited &om 3 of the Laws. Law of Respect Law of Navigation Law of Addition
  14. 14. Major Cabot Forbes Major Cabot Forbes gives us different examples of leadership in action and developing leadership. Forbes’s relationship with Shaw shows us how Forbes benefited &om 3 of the Laws. Law of Respect Law of Navigation Law of Addition .
  15. 15. Major Cabot Forbes
  16. 16. Major Cabot Forbes To compare, Forbes at a level 7 leadership meant he would natura!y fo!ow Shaw’s level 9 abilities. .
  17. 17. Major Cabot Forbes
  18. 18. Major Cabot Forbes Shaw knew that not only his men, but the pride of their race would suffer if he was not a strong leader. .
  19. 19. Major Cabot Forbes
  20. 20. Major Cabot Forbes Through Shaw’s example Forbes began to lead the men and they in turn began to respect and fo!ow him. .
  21. 21. Sg. Major John Rawlins By recognizing achievements and leadership ability, Shaw empowered Rawlins by promoting him. Rawlins benefited by Shaw fo!owing the Law of Empowerment.
  22. 22. Sg. Major John Rawlins By recognizing achievements and leadership ability, Shaw empowered Rawlins by promoting him. Rawlins benefited by Shaw fo!owing the Law of Empowerment. .
  23. 23. A True Leader
  24. 24. A True Leader He is a leader that led &om the &ont into their final battle. .
  25. 25. References IMDB.com Glory, (1989) Maxwe!, J., (2007), The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, Thomas Nelson Inc, Nashvi!e, TN
  26. 26. References IMDB.com Glory, (1989) Maxwe!, J., (2007), The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, Thomas Nelson Inc, Nashvi!e, TN .
  27. 27. Leadership Melanie Coker September 12, 2010 Leadership & Organizational Behavior

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