If you feel that trust within your workplace has been broken, you are not alone. It doesn’t mean that you work with “bad” people or that you are naïve. Behaviors that break trust are experienced daily in workplaces around the world. Chances are you’ve breached someone else’s trust at work without even realizing it.
Broken trust is simply the natural outcome of people interacting with one another. There are times when trust is built, and other times when trust is destroyed, or, more often, gradually eroded by a series of small, unintentional breaches. Yet trust can and will be rebuilt if you commit to taking courageous and compassionate steps.
How do you know if you’re experiencing broken trust? You may:
Be less engaged, less committed, ...