The Number That Means Everything for Leaders
May 1, 2019
The dynamic that exists between leaders and time revolves around one powerful number: 480.
For leaders today, everything, it would seem, changes constantly. But there is one constant: the constant demands on leaders’ time. Indeed, time is the one variable leaders can’t control.
We at DDI have been thinking a lot about the dynamic that exists between leaders and time. And we’ve come to understand it revolves around one powerful number.
That number is 480.
To understand why this is, I encourage you to watch this video featuring John Verdone, one of DDI’s leadership experts, who recently gave an excellent speech at a conference on how our work lives are driven by the number 480 without us realizing it.
He also introduces a powerful new approach to leadership that’s built on that number, Leadership 480SM.
Beginning today, you’re going to hear a lot more from DDI about Leadership 480SM and the ways we help leaders make the most of their 480 minutes, days, and months.
I invite you to take a bit of your time—just a few of the precious 480 minutes you have in your day—to learn more about Leadership 480SM.
Learn more about how DDI helps leaders make every moment of leadership count.
David Tessmann-Keys is president of DDI.
Bestselling author, keynote speaker, and professionally trained futurist Jacob Morgan joins DDI for a powerful discussion on how the future of work will radically change the future of leadership.PODCAST
How the Future of Work Will Transform Leadership
The “best companies to work for” are likely the best because they have great leaders at all levels.BLOG
What Leaders at “Best Companies to Work For” Do Differently
25 research findings about the state, context, and future of leadership.RESEARCH
Global Leadership Forecast 2018