Set your expectations high; find men and women whose integrity and values you respect; get their agreement on a course of action; and give them your ultimate trust.
As is true of respect, relationships work only when people trust one another. When we distrust others, we feel unsafe and become guarded; we become suspicious of others’ intentions, and we keep our distance. Communication and collaboration break down. Unquestionable trust among team members is a core characteristic of SuperTeams.
In this chapter, you will learn:
• The level of trust that team members have for one another
• The impact of trust and distrust on team functioning
• The relationship between trust and respect
• How respect makes teams ...