Build Trust – The Viral Zone

Tag: Build Trust

5 Obvious-Yet-Underused Ways to Build Trust

5 Obvious-Yet-Underused Ways to Build Trust

Business, Technology
The basis of every relationship, whether personal or professional, is trust---nothing meaningful in this life can be achieved without it. The foundation of trust is open, bi-directional communication. Trust takes time, dedication and intention to build, sometimes only to be carlessly violated and lost in moments. While there are many ways trust can be destroyed, here are five time-tested ways to build trust. 1. Tell the truth with kindness. By definition lying is an ultimate breach of trust, yet virtually all of us do it. In fact, according to a University of Massachusetts study more than 60 percent of adults are unable to engage in a 10-minute conversation without lying in some way. Whether in business or personal relationships, honesty is the best policy; how...