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13 Behaviors of Trustworthy People: #11 Listen First

Drawn from “Speed of Trust” by Stephen M.R. Covey, The Collier Companies Fall 2013 Conference of Champions featured a two day “Speed of Trust” seminar by FranklinCovey To “Listen First, Speak Last” is to “genuinely seek to understand another person’s thoughts, feelings, experience, and point of view” AND “to do it first, before you try to diagnose, influence, or prescribe.”–Speed of Trust, p. […]

Creating the World We Want v. Accepting the World We Are Given

“When I was a kid growing up in Washington, I used to take the same bus home every day. One day, my mother happened to take the bus with me, and the place we were going to was between two stops. She’s Israeli, so she has the same healthy disregard for rules that many Israelis […]

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