Truth 36. Trust is a currency not easily earned, but easily spent

Former presidential candidate Gary Hart stated something to the effect of "Do as I say, not as I do." Charles Barkley, former professional basketball superstar, once claimed that he’s "not a role model." In our Catholic churches, it’s getting increasingly difficult to find an archdiocese not haunted by scandal.

In corporate America, despite or perhaps because of additional corporate governance, there has been a reported increase in the discovery and subsequent reporting of corner office misleading and misdoing. You need only to pick up the day’s newspaper to read who is now in trouble, claiming innocence as the handcuffs are applied.

Unfortunately, we live in skeptical, if not ...

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