Create your life and leadership into something new.

How many times have you stopped yourself from moving forward in life, because it felt like too much was going wrong around you, or even inside. Watch and listen to what Herbie Hancock learned about wrong notes while playing during a live...

Leading with Generosity

Realizing that every single leadership challenge that happens in your life is flowing from a place where you might be holding back, can open up a space of conversation with yourself asking: "Am I generous enough?" Jason Jaggard...

The two ways you might be lacking direction without knowing

What’s your vision for your life? Maybe this question is intimidating to you. Or maybe you’ve heard it so many times that it’s actually gotten a little old.  While the idea of vision is taught almost everywhere - many spiritual teachers...

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...

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 (as if those...

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...

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...

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...

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...