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SAN FRANCISCO: This is Day One, Leadership That Matters Featuring Internationally Acclaimed Leadership Author and Speaker Drew Dudley

October 30, 2018 @ 5:30 pm PDT

in partnership with Watermark

About the Event


Adventures by the Book is pleased to partner with Watermark for This is Day One, Leadership That Matters. Come experience This is Day One with leadership expert Drew Dudley’s during an uplifting yet practical discussion to cultivating the values that will help you to succeed in life and business and inspire those around you. Based on the ideas distilled in his TEDx talk, Drew offers an easy to follow guide to becoming a leader in everyday life. Though it has long been mistaken for an elusive personality trait that some have and others just don’t, leadership, as This is Day One reveals, is in fact far more accessible than we ever understood.

During this evening of defining your values, Drew demystifies leadership, revealing the building blocks that taken together comprise it. Dudley provides a toolbox of strategies and step-by-step approach for how anyone, whether you are a senior executive or emerging executive, can discover and hone in on your most important goals. Then, through heartwarming and touching stories of leaders in all walks of life that he’s met along the way, Drew reveals how to keep them at the center of your thoughts day in and day out and use them to steer your course. Please join us and unlock your full potential as a leader.

About the Author

The former Director of one of the largest university leadership development programs in Canada at the University of Toronto, Drew Dudley helps some of the world’s largest and most dynamic organizations in the world discover, define, and deliver on their core leadership values.

As the CEO of Day One Leadership, his clients have included some of the world’s most dynamic
companies and organizations, including McDonald’s, Kohl’s, Hyatt Hotels, Proctor & Gamble, JP Morgan Chase, and over 75 colleges and universities.

Drew has spoken to over 250,000 people on 5 continents, been featured on The Huffington Post, Radio America, Forbes.com, and TED.com, where his “TED talk” was voted “one of the 15 most inspirational
TED talks of all time” and has been viewed millions of times around the web. TIME, Business Insider and Inc. magazines have all included his talk on their lists of “speeches that will make you a better leader.”

To provide readers first-hand insight into his approach and give them a chance to create leadership in their lives, Day One Leadership has partnered with Count Me In to raise funds through pre-sales of This is Day One for youth leadership initiatives. Count Me In is the world’s largest youth-led organization inspiring youth to be positive change-agents in their community. Count Me In programs have impacted 10 million youth in over 100 countries! For more information on how to be part of this incredible mission, please visit Count Me In Movement.



October 30, 2018
5:30 pm PDT
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