B- Do the same with the adjectives in this box.
C- Complete the sentences with the suitable adjectives
D- Match the phrasal verbs (l-6l to the nouns (a-f)
E- Which of the phrasal verbs in Exercise D mean the following:
F - Discuss the questions.
1 Can you think of any leaders who were not up to the job?
2 When was the last time you took on responsibility for something?
3 What sort of problems do business leaders have to deal with? Give two examples.
4 Why do leaders hand in their resignations? Can you give any examples?
5 Has any leader (business, political or other) come in for criticism recently in your country? Why? What was your opinion?
Listening : Qualities of Leadership
3 He is a natural leader.
4 He is a creative thinker.
5 He is a strategic thinker.
Reading : Leading L'Oreal
A- Mention four things that you know about l'Oreal.
B- Read the article and match the descriptions below (1-10) to these four people. Two of the descriptions are not mentioned in the article.
1 had international ambitions from a very young age.
3 is Chairman of L'Oreal.
4 was attracted to L'Oreal before it became very successful.
5 relaxes by sailing and skiing.
6 was attracted by the lifestyle of the rich and famous.
7 ran the company on his own.
8 likes going to concerts and reading.
9 climbed the career ladder at L'Oreal.
10 dreamed of parties at Monte Carlo.
F- Discuss the questions.
1 Would you like to work for Sir Lindsay? Why? / Why not?
2 What kind of leader would you like to work for?
3 Who is the worst leader you have come across?
Language Review : Relative clauses
B- Complete the quotations below with the relative pronouns.
1 'The job for big companies, the challenge _______ we all face as bureaucrats, is to create an environment _______ people can reach their dreams.' Jack Welch (US business leader)
2 'He ______ has never learned to obey cannot be a good commander.' Aristotle (Greek philosoph.,)
3 'A leader shapes and shares a vision, ______ gives point to the work of others.'
Charles Handy (British writer)
4 'A leader should be humble. A leader should be able to communicate with his people. A leader is someone ______ walks out in front of his people, but he doesn't get too far out in front, to where he can't hear their footsteps.' Tommy Lasorda (US sports personality)