Extend Trust

Is your natural tendency to trust, or to be suspicious?

As Stephen R. Covey said, trust is the highest form of human motivation. Learn how to extend trust and avoid negative impacts by assessing the situation, the risk, and the credibility of the person you are extending it to.

Get Better: Extend Trust

  • Evaluating situations or relationships where you may be too suspicious or distrusting.
  • Identifying situations or relationships where you may be gullible or blindly trusting.
  • Determine what changes you should make to be smart in extending trust.

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About the Author

Todd Davis

Todd Davis has over 30 years of experience in human resources, training and training development, executive recruiting, sales, and marketing. Todd is currently a member of the FranklinCovey Executive Team where he serves as the Chief People Officer. He is also a bestselling author with two books to his credit, Get Better: 15 Proven Practices to Build Effective Relationships at Work and Talent Unleashed: 3 Leadership Conversations for Tapping the Unlimited Potential of People.

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