Effortless: A way to enhance your performance

By JASON JAGGARD Effortless: A way to enhance your performance Have you ever made something harder than it needed to be? Maybe it was a phone call you dreaded making and then after it was over you were said, “well, that wasn’t so hard.” I want you to think about that phrase: that wasn’t so hard. It wasn’t that hard, but… Continue reading Effortless: A way to enhance your performance

Mastering the Art of Self-Innovation

By JASON JAGGARD Mastering the Art of Self-Innovation If you’re a leader, by definition your job is to innovate. Leaders take us into a future that is different than the one we’re in today. We innovate the present to create a desired future. Often when we think of innovation, we think of coming up with new ways… Continue reading Mastering the Art of Self-Innovation

If You’re a Leader, You’re in the Love Business

By JASON JAGGARD If You’re a Leader, You’re in the Love Business “Love is power.” – Rumi, 13th Century   Recently I was coaching a client and he said to me, “Jason, the more I grow as a leader the more I realize love is at the center of what I do.” Now, this isn’t some ordinary guy… Continue reading If You’re a Leader, You’re in the Love Business

Stop Motivating Your Teams and Do This Instead

By JASON JAGGARD Stop Motivating Your Teams and Do This Instead Life isn’t about finding yourself. It’s about creating yourself. – George Bernard Shaw   Motivating your team is one of the holy grails of leadership. When a team or person isn’t motivated, you begin to hear complaints like this: “This organization is getting too… Continue reading Stop Motivating Your Teams and Do This Instead

People Often Miss This Key Component for Authenticity

By JASON JAGGARD People Often Miss This Key Component for Authenticity Our culture today gives a lot of worthy attention to the ideas of being yourself and being authentic. Most people define “authentic” as “how they feel” or “what feels most natural” or “what makes them most comfortable.” For the last 50 years, one of… Continue reading People Often Miss This Key Component for Authenticity

Get Maximum Value from Absolutely Everything

By JASON JAGGARD Get Maximum Value from Absolutely Everything I want this article to radically change every single area of your life forever. (But it probably won’t.) The reason is that it’s only going to cost you time to read it and many people treat their time like it’s cheap. Like it’s expendable. We (including… Continue reading Get Maximum Value from Absolutely Everything

The 2 Greatest Challenges for Every Leader

By JASON JAGGARD The 2 Greatest Challenges for Every Leader At Novus Global, we believe every leader has the same top two leadership challenges. It’s not budget. It’s not time. It’s not the market or lack of interest of the people we’re trying to lead. Here are every leader’s top two leadership challenges with no… Continue reading The 2 Greatest Challenges for Every Leader

The Nuclear Way to Value Others

By JASON JAGGARD The Nuclear Way to Value Others You’ve heard the saying,“People won’t remember what you told them, but they’ll remember how you made them feel.” I honestly can’t stand that saying. And while many use it as a maxim for leadership, I don’t know any parent who uses it as a maxim for… Continue reading The Nuclear Way to Value Others

Can You Go Beyond High Performance?

By JASON JAGGARD Can You Go Beyond High Performance? “There are two ways to get swole.”    That’s what the CEO of Novus Global said to me five years ago as we talked about what it’s like to work with his organization compared to other coaching organizations.    “You can go to the gym and… Continue reading Can You Go Beyond High Performance?