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What John Maxwell Taught Me About Building Relationships

In John Maxwell's "Winning with People," he says good relationships are the foundation for achievement. Relationships are more than just the icing on the cake in life: They are the cake - the very substance we need to live successful and fulfilling lives. One of the key skills leaders need to learn is how to build trust. Maxwell shares five key principles that will help you improve your trust-ability with your direct reports, colleagues, and bosses. The Bedrock Principle Developing trust is like constructing a building. It takes time, and it must be done one piece at a time. As in construction, it's much quicker and easier to tear something down ...

How Best Leaders Use the 8 C’s of Trust

We all know trust, not money, is the currency of business and life. World leaders confirmed this when they convened in 2009 at the World Economic Forum in China, declaring that the world today is suffering from the biggest crisis of all times – lack of trust. From massive fraud in business to scandals in athletics, the world is rife with trust issues.    In his book Trust Edge, author David Horsager explores the underlying connection between genuine success and trust. His research unveils how trust has the ability to either accelerate or destroy organizations and relationship. First, let’s start with Horsager’s definition of trust: ...