Understanding Leadership

By: David Novak Leadership Leadership in the workplace refers to the ability of an individual to manage and supervise a company and its fellow employees. It also refers to the …

Leadership Defined

By: David Novak Leadership Leadership is the ability of an individual or a group of individuals to influence and guide followers or other members of an organization. Leadership involves making …

Leadership Basics

By: David Novak Leadership The question of how to be a leader is an endlessly fascinating topic. But before we go playing around with nitpicky details, make sure you understand …

What is Leadership, Anway?

  By: David Novak Leadership Such a simple question, but let’s start with what leadership is not… Leadership has nothing to do with seniority or one’s position in the hierarchy …

Why Your Leadership Mindset Matters

By: David Novak Leadership As a leader, your mindset influences everything. It affects your attitude, how you handle challenges, and ultimately your success. If you have the wrong mindset, it …

How do you build a winning team?

By: David Novak Leadership Have you ever noticed a great team and wondered, “how did they build such a dynamic team that gets such good things done?” Here’s how they …

Are You Hirable?

By: David Novak Leadership Have you ever wanted to tap into the thoughts of a hiring manager to learn why some people get hired and others don’t? You might be …

Strategies to Motivate Reluctant People

By: David Novak Leadership Ok, everyone knows it’s never fun implementing new initiatives when you have reluctant people on your team. Reluctancy can come in all shapes and sizes cautious …

Wipe Out "Not Invented Here"

I can’t use your idea because “it’s not invented here.” While you may not use those exact words, I wonder if you’ve ever ignored an idea because it wasn’t your …