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...

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 working with a client and they 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 guy isn’t some ordinary guy (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...

Can You Go Beyond High Performance?

To remain relevant in the 21st century you will have to reinvent yourself, not just once but repeatedly. – Yuval Noah Harari Most of what people think about unleashing human performance is wrong. Current management models typically...

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...