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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Our borders are like sieves and they want to give all illegals amnesty and free healthcare. Along the way, he shares stories about the prominent people he’s met and known, including the time he smoked cigars with Fidel Castro, what Bob Hope told him about how to live a long life, what Lady Sarah Ferguson said to him as they danced, why Bill Clinton woke him up in Italy, what Robert McNamara taught him about success, how Frank Sinatra sang for him personally, and whom Pope John Paul II asked him to pray for.

Author of the gigantic number one bestsellers Iacocca: But instead of getting mad, everyone sits around and nods their heads when the politicians say, “Stay the course.

He has to read voraciously, because the world is a big, complicated place. There was a time in this country when the voices of great leaders lifted us up and made us want to do better.


Lee Iacocca expands on the thoughts and ideas discussed within the book on his website, LeeIacocca. If you’re a politician, courage means taking a position even when you know it will cost you votes.

It is great to have such a straight shooter today. Bush in my opinion.

Lee Iacocca – Where Have All the Leaders Gone?

Our business leaders are more obsessed with stock options and trumping each other’s multimillion-dollar salaries than with finding creative solutions to pressing problems, such as the health-care crisis, our loss of competitive edge in the global marketplace, the massive trade deficit, and the slow death of the middle class. Courage is a commitment to sit down at the negotiating table and talk. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Here’s a quote from the book: I’ll give you a sound bite, “Throw the bums out!

For example, variants that circulated a month before the presidential election included the following non-Iacocca passages referencing Democratic nominee Barack Obama:. Everyone should read this book before the November election!!! It’s time to relax,” think again.

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Bush is like the boy who didn’t cry wolf when the wolf was at the door. The middle class is being squeezed every which way. Just a man who wants al, final say.

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

And that’s just for starters. You share the good times and you share the bad times. They have gone into hiding, Lee, just like you! View all 7 comments. Especially a book that comes off as an old grandpa complaining again and again and again, then forgetting that he just complained about that issue 5 mins ago.


Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Just clear, obvious qualities that every true leader should have. Th Very thought-provoking book Where the hell is the outrage? He’d read a couple of other books by or about Iacoca, he’s from Michigan, so I figured he liked it.

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Where Have All the Leaders Gone?

The world existed before the auto industry, and it will exist long after. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Since then he has created the Iacocca Institute for leadership at Lehigh University and the Iacocca Foundation, which icocca research for a cure for diabetes.

After voting for W the first time, he was incensed by the war, the unnecessary death and expense, and those who think tax cuts would solve our problems.